Adoptee Search: Boy Born 1989 Left at Bethlehem Orphanage in Bishoftu Adopted to Sweden in 1989-90

Adoptee searching for Ethiopian family. Boy, Ethiopian name Jakob, was born around 1989. He was left at the Bethlehem Orphanage in Bishoftu / Debrezeit as an infant possibly by a woman named Giday B. He was adopted to Sweden in 1989-90.

Submitted by Adoptee searching for Ethiopian family

Child’s Information

Gender of Child Boy

Year of child’s birth 1989

Name of child at the time of adoption  Jakob markos

Ethiopian birth name of child Jakob markos

Age of child at adoption 1 years

Year child was adopted 1989 or 1990

Relinquishment or Abandonment Information

Age when child entered care center or orphanage 0-12 months

Year child entered a care center or orphanage 1989 – 1990

To the best of your knowledge, child was Relinquished

Region of origin Oromia Region

Zone of origin East Shewa zone

City/town of origin Bishoftu / Debrezeit

Name of persons relinquishing According to my paper work, a woman named Giday B. left me at the orphanage but that can be wrong

Adoption Agency Information

Adoption agency through which the child was processed  In Cammino per la Famiglia

List adoption agency workers with titles if known Sweden

Adoptive Country Sweden

Orphanage/care center #1

Orphanage or care center used in the adoption Bethlehem orphanage

Region of orphanage or care center Oromia Region

Zone of orphanage or care center East Shewa zone

City/Town of orphanage or care center Bishoftu / Debrezeit

Additional Information A lady called Seija from Finland used to work there and took care of me.