Ethiopian Family Search – for Girl Merkeb Kidanemariam Adopted at Age 9 to Italy


Ethiopian Aunt is searching for female named Merkeb Kidanemariam. Both of Merkeb’s parents died, and her Aunt Mulugojam was caring for her. Merkeb was grieving and not adjusting to living with Mulugojam, she she decided to place her for adoption for a new start. Merkeb was adoped to Italy at age 9 in 2005. The agency is … Continue reading Ethiopian Family Search – for Girl Merkeb Kidanemariam Adopted at Age 9 to Italy

Ethiopian Family Search – Mother Searching for Girl Bethlehem Adopted at Age 4 in 1989


Ethiopian mother Hanna F., pictured, is searching for female child Bethlehem Birhanu or Betelehem adopted from Addis Ababa in 1989 at the age of 4. The child’s nicknames were Tutti and Emush, and her paperwork may contain those names. Bethlehem’s grandmother gave her for adoption falsely stated she was abandoned because the child needed immediate medical … Continue reading Ethiopian Family Search – Mother Searching for Girl Bethlehem Adopted at Age 4 in 1989

Ethiopian Family Search for Girl Adopted at age 3 in 1989 Possibly to Finland


Ethiopian mother, Alemnesh Z, is searching for her daughter, Tigist Mankea, who was born in 1986. When Tigist was 3 years old in 1989, her father, Mankea, was persuaded to place her for adoption due to their poverty. Alemnesh believed that Tigist was going to school in Debrezeit and did not learn the truth before it was … Continue reading Ethiopian Family Search for Girl Adopted at age 3 in 1989 Possibly to Finland

Adoptee Search: Boy born in 2014 in Addis placed at Edget Baandnet Children Center and adopted in 2014 in Canada.


Adoptive parent searching for Ethiopian family of boy, Abnet Kebebe Tsehay, born in 2014. Abnet was abandoned in the incubator room (heating room) at Yekatit 12 hospital. Abnet was placed at Edget Baandnet Children Center and adopted in 2014 to adoptive family in Canada.  Submitted by Adoptive Parent searching for Ethiopian Family Child’s Information Gender of Child Boy … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Boy born in 2014 in Addis placed at Edget Baandnet Children Center and adopted in 2014 in Canada.

Ethiopian Family Search for Girl Born 1985 or 1986 and Adopted Possibly to USA


Ethiopian Family search, Aunt Melshew Wassey searching for her niece born in 1985 or 1986, birth name may have been listed as Wosenyelshew Alemu. The child was relinquished as an infant in 1986 by her mother, Wosenyelshew Alemu, to an agency located near Piazza in Addis Ababa. There is no additional information about the adoptive … Continue reading Ethiopian Family Search for Girl Born 1985 or 1986 and Adopted Possibly to USA

Adoptee Search: Boy Born 2015 Addis Ababa Adopted to Australia through Edget Orphanage


Adoptive Parent searching for Ethiopian family of boy born in 2015. He was found abandoned by Meseret D. at Yeka Micheal Church, Yeka Sub-City, Addis Ababa on July 11th, 2015 at the estimated age of one month old. He was adopted in 2015 to Australia through local facilitator Samson Teferi and Edget Orphanage. Submitted by Adoptive … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Boy Born 2015 Addis Ababa Adopted to Australia through Edget Orphanage

Adoptee Search: Girl Born 2008 in Kembata Tembaro SNNPR Adopted through Gelgela Integrated Orphans


Adoptive Parent searching for the Ethiopian family of girl, birth name Weynshet Wondwosen, born in 2008 in Kembata Tembaro, SNNPR. She was relinquished by her Birthmother Amarech K. and adopted through Gelgella / Gelgela Integrated Orphans Orphanage. They are also searching for a younger sibling also placed for adoption: Asnake Kuleno, born 2010, adopted to Canada.  … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Girl Born 2008 in Kembata Tembaro SNNPR Adopted through Gelgela Integrated Orphans

Adoptee Search: Girl Born 2002 Found in Merkato area of Addis Ababa Adopted through Missionaries of Charity


Adoptee searching for Ethiopian family. Girl born 2002 and found in the Merkato area, in Addis. Adopted in 2002 as an infant through Missionaries of Charity Orphanage. Submitted by Adoptee searching for Ethiopian family Child’s Information Gender of Child Girl Ethnicity of Child UNKNOWN Additional information about child’s ethnicity 50% middle eastern Year of child’s … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Girl Born 2002 Found in Merkato area of Addis Ababa Adopted through Missionaries of Charity

Adoptee Search: Boy Born 2008 Found in Addis as an infant in September or October 2008 Adopted to USA


Adoptive Parent searching for Ethiopian family of boy born in 2008. He was found at approximately 15 days old in September or October 2008 in Kirkos Sub-City, Addis Ababa. He was adopted to the USA through Africa Orphan Children Village Association and Main Street Adoption Service. Submitted by Adoptive Parent searching for Ethiopian family Child’s … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Boy Born 2008 Found in Addis as an infant in September or October 2008 Adopted to USA