Adoptee searching for Ethiopian family. Girl born in 1995 in Addis Ababa with a small birthmark on the bottom of her right foot. She was adopted in 1995 to the Netherlands through Stichting Afrika via Kebebe Tsehay.
Submitted by Adoptee
Gender of Child Girl
Year of child’s birth 1995
Name of child at the time of adoption Lemlem
Age of child at adoption 0-12 months
Year child was adopted 1995
Give information about child’s Ethiopian family, if known. The only information is that I was found in Addis Abeba, and then brought to Kebebe Tsehay.
Additional information Small birthmark on the bottom of my right foot. Big eyes, big forehead.
Relinquishment or Abandonment Information
Age when child entered care center or orphanage 0-12 months
Year child entered a care center or orphanage 1995
To the best of your knowledge, child was Abandoned
Region child(ren) found Addis Ababa Region
Zone child(ren) found Addis Ababa Zone
City/town child(ren) found Addis Ababa
Details of child(ren)’s abandonment Police found me as a baby. Names: Alemu T., Getatchew W.
Adoption Agency Information
Adoption agency through which the child was processed IN ETHIOPIA Stichting Afrika (Netherlands)
Adoptive Country Netherlands
Orphanage/care center #1
Orphanage or care center used in the adoption Kebebe Tsehay
Orphanage or care center workers and their titles, if known Wogayu
Region of orphanage or care center Addis Ababa Region
Zone of orphanage or care center Addis Ababa Zone
City/Town of orphanage or care center Addis Ababa