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

Ethiopian Family Search: Girl born in 1985 adopted in 1989 to Sweden via Swedish Friends of Children/Barnens Vänner


Ethiopian family searching for girl, Bethlehem, born in Addis Ababa in 1985 and adopted in 1989 at age of 4 to Sweden through Swedish Friends of Children/Barnens Vänner (Sweden). Grandmother was primary caregiver until age of 4 when she was said to be relinquished to Swedish Missionary and adopted in 1989. Submitted by Ethiopian Relative Child’s … Continue reading Ethiopian Family Search: Girl born in 1985 adopted in 1989 to Sweden via Swedish Friends of Children/Barnens Vänner

Adoptee Search: Girl Born and Relinquished in Djibouti 1989 Adopted to Belgium


Adoptee searching for Ethiopian family. Nathalie Guirma Salgay was born and relinquished in Djibouti (city) in 1989 by her mother directly to her Belgian adoptive parents. Her Ethiopian mother’s name was Tensaye or Tisane G.S. and she was from Dire Dawa where her mother (adoptee’s maternal grandmother) still lived with the adoptee’s older half brother, Patrick. … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Girl Born and Relinquished in Djibouti 1989 Adopted to Belgium

Adoptee Search: Boy Born and Adopted in 1989 to Belgium through Sourires d’Enfants


Adoptee/ Adopted person searching for Ethiopian Family. Male born in 1989, Ethiopian name Tewodros. He was found in Addis Ababa as an infant in 1989 and adopted to Belgium through Sourires d’Enfants the same year. Submitted by Adoptee Child’s Information  Gender of Child Male Year of child’s birth 1989 Name of child at the time … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Boy Born and Adopted in 1989 to Belgium through Sourires d’Enfants

Adoptee Search: Girl Born 1987-88 Found near Addis Ababa Adopted 1989 to the Netherlands through Stichting Afrika via Kebebe Tsehai


Female Adoptee searching for Ethiopian family. She was born in or before 1988, possibly as early as late 1987, and found near the city of Addis Ababa. She was adopted to the Netherlands through Stichting Afrika via Kebebe Tsehai Orphanage in 1989. Submitted by Adoptee searching for Ethiopian family Child’s Information Gender of Child Female … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Girl Born 1987-88 Found near Addis Ababa Adopted 1989 to the Netherlands through Stichting Afrika via Kebebe Tsehai

Adoptee Search: Boy Girl Twins Born and Adopted 1989 to the USA from the Black Lion Hospital Addis Ababa


Adopted Person/Adoptee searching for Ethiopian family. Male, Ethiopian name Berhe Eshetu, born in 1989. He and a twin sister were found by a taxi driver as infants. They were adopted from the Black Lion Hospital in Addis Ababa in 1989 to the USA. Berhe has a mole on his left cheek. Submitted by Adopted Person/Adoptee … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Boy Girl Twins Born and Adopted 1989 to the USA from the Black Lion Hospital Addis Ababa

Ethiopian Family Searching fro Girl Born and Adopted to Italy in 1989 through Unknown Agency and Kidane Mehret


Ethiopian family searching for female born and adopted in 1989. She was relinquished by her grandmother Sarah Kebrom and placed in Kidane Mehret Orphanage. She was adopted as an infant to Italy through an Unknown agency. Submitted by Ethiopian Family searching for child Child’s Information Gender of Child female Ethnicity of Child Tigraway Year of … Continue reading Ethiopian Family Searching fro Girl Born and Adopted to Italy in 1989 through Unknown Agency and Kidane Mehret