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adopted brother

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Sharon

Sharon Report 18 Jan 2013 13:39

hi,trying to find my brother who was adopted. His name at birth was nigel Gooch before he was adopted.His date of birth is 14/2/1965 which was registered on the 5/3/1965 and at the time the registration district was Lothingland lowestoft.,he went to a foster family for the first 3 months of his life,then went into barnardo,s care and straight to his adoptive family,the order was made for his adoption early part of 1966,,his birth mothers name is carol Gooch,anyone with any info please message me,would very much like to meet him,and make sure hes ok,many thanks

Reggie

Reggie Report 18 Jan 2013 14:03

Add yourself to the adoption contact register.

Not sure that it's necessary to name his mother

Sharon

Sharon Report 18 Jan 2013 14:11

why not its my mum 2? and she is looking for him as well

Flip

Flip Report 19 Jan 2013 07:02

http://www.barnardos.org.uk/adoption/adopt-records/fosteringandadoption_making_connections-initiatives.htm

You could try contacting Barnardos, if they arranged the adoption they may be able to provide an intermediary service - info on the link above.

Sharon

Sharon Report 19 Jan 2013 18:54

thanku for your info,barnardos have done a trace to c if he is on health records,which he is,they r going to try and trace him 4 me,if he wants to know then they will pass on a letter for me,