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WOULD LOVE TO FIND ADOPTED COUSIN

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Hollyhocks

Hollyhocks Report 17 Aug 2013 17:18

I have a cousin that was adopted when nearly a year old, my mother used to
look after him and he was her sister's child. Unfortunately he had to be adopted.
My mother never gave me much information but I think about him often and
feel I would like to try and find him.....I do know his name was Michael Anthony Dunning and he was born about 1943/44

Would his name still have been changed even though he was nearly a year old
when adopted? Is putting my name on the adoption register the only chance
I would have of possibly finding him ?

Thanks for any help.

jax

jax Report 17 Aug 2013 19:15

Births Jun 1943 (>99%)
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Dunning Michael A Mack Essex S.W. 4a 412

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He could still have the same first name but would imagine his surname has changed

Have you thought of adding your name to the adoption contact register?

https://www.gov.uk/adoption-records/the-adoption-contact-register

Hollyhocks

Hollyhocks Report 17 Aug 2013 20:00

Yes I have Jax, I think that may be the only possible option of success.

Thanks for your help.

FAIRTHORN

FAIRTHORN Report 18 Aug 2013 04:07

Do you know the others who have Doris on their family tree cos if Michael or his family were interested in their/his roots, they may have posted her birth on GR.

Also do you know the poster who has Michael on their family tree ?


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