Adoptee Search: Boy born 2001 adopted 2009 to USA through WACAP


Adoptive Parent searching for Ethiopian Father of male, Ethiopian name Ebrahim/ Ibrahim Mohammed, born 2001.  He was relinquished by his grandmother after his mother Ansha dead. Ansha was from from Kombolcha. He was adopted to the USA in 2009 through World Association for Children and Parents (WACAP) via Bete Hitsanet. Submitted by Adoptive Parent searching for … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Boy born 2001 adopted 2009 to USA through WACAP

Ethiopian Family Search – Efeson Adopted at age 3 to Spain in 2007 from Wolaita


Efeson’s Ethiopian family would like to have contact with him through letters and photos. His mother, father, brothers, and sisters are longing to hear of his well being. Efeson was adopted from Wolayta in 2007 through Fenot Lewogan Orphanage in Addis Ababa. He was 3 years old at the time. Efeson’s father and mother are … Continue reading Ethiopian Family Search – Efeson Adopted at age 3 to Spain in 2007 from Wolaita

Ethiopian Family Search for Mirath (Asrat) Adopted to Sweden in 1982 or Stayed in Ethiopia


Ethiopian mother Sehin S. is searching for her daughter Mirath (Asarat) who was placed for adoption in 1981 as a baby. The child was adopted to Sweden or possibly she stayed in Ethiopia and was in Missionaries of Charity on July 28, 1981 prior to being adopted. She was transferred to Bethel Orphanage on July 8, … Continue reading Ethiopian Family Search for Mirath (Asrat) Adopted to Sweden in 1982 or Stayed in Ethiopia

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 – Boy Beletew Mekonnen Adopted to Spain in 2013 at Age 4


Male child Beletew Mekonnen or “Abi” or “Abee” was given for adoption by his mother in 2013 when he was four years old. He was adopted to Spain. Tewabech and Beletew were living in the house where she worked. They did not have a place for themselves. When Beletu got older and ready for school, Tewabech … Continue reading Ethiopian Family Search – Boy Beletew Mekonnen Adopted to Spain in 2013 at Age 4

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