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adopted son trying to find mother or sister

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janet Report 1 Aug 2012 15:48

i am looking for a edna bailey ,and her dauter she gave up for adoption the same time as me , i was put up for adoption in 1952 ,my sister whent to grand parents to live .my birth name was brian bailey but my name is john hill now :-(


brummiejan Report 1 Aug 2012 15:53

Welcome to the boards John.
Are you certain she was adopted? I am wondering how you know she went to grandparents to live.
Do you know her name? (Don't put on here, just yes or no).


janet Report 2 Oct 2012 13:21

im not sure all i no that my adopted parents told me ,is that the grand parents took the little girle in and i was adopted . i dont no her name

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 2 Oct 2012 13:59

have you got your original birth cert? If so you can look for a birth for other children with the same surname combination in the same area as where you were born


Barbara Report 2 Oct 2012 14:05

Hi John
Do you know which area you were born in