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Lost Family

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David

David Report 10 May 2011 16:02

After my parent divorced when I was about three years old, I lost all contact with my mother's side of the family.A couple of weeks ago,I was checking tree matches,and one name came up for me,my brothers, parents,and all my mother's siblings.I sent a message to see what the connection was,and after 50 years,I'm in touch with a cousin 2nd cousin,whose mother is my godmother.We plan to meet in a couple of weeks time