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Old 11-30-1999, 09:06 AM
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looking for my birthmother. Bogota Colombia, South America

Originally Posted By Celeste Ribordy

I was born in Bogota Colombia in 1981. We were told I was born on the 10th of March. My mothers maiden name was Alba Lucia Ibanez, but I don't know her married name if she was ever married. I dont even know if she is alive. My name was the same as hers when i was born. I was adopted and brought to McPherson Kansas in may of 1981. My adoptive parents are Debra and Edward Ribordy. If anyone can help me begin my search, please do. I promised myself i would do this. i just want to know my ancestry. you may think i am just a youngin' but i am well aware of all the consequences of this and know how it could affect each family. i have discussed doing this since i was 11 years old. my family supports me. i have known i was adopted since i was 4 years old..
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Adopted from Bogota, Colombia

Hi Celeste,

Just came across your message about being adopted from Colombia and trying to find your birthmother. My husband and I have three children adopted from Colombia. There is a list you might be interested in called Colombian Adoptees Search and Support. The list is mostly for adoptees from Colombia and most are in their 20's. There are also a few adoptive parents on board. They may be able to help you. If you're interested, write to the list owner and ask how to subscribe at: ColombianAdopteeSearchandSupport-owner@yahoogroups.com

Good luck in your search!

Sue
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Old 07-21-2003, 12:19 PM
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Hi. My name is Kristen and I read your letter about being adopted from Bogota. I also was adopted from there but was born in Medellin. I am going throught he same struggles of finding my birth mother and sister but I do not have the same support from my family. I do not know all the information of my birth records so it is makin it very hard to further my search. I wish all the luck in the world because I know how hard it is to grow up in a culture that is not really your own. Please write me back and update me on how your search is going. YOu can always e-mail me at scgwoman@aol.com...thanks and good luck.
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Old 01-16-2004, 08:17 PM
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hi

i was adopted in bogota colombia to at fana and i was adopted in 1978 and my moms name was rosa cruz i am trying to find her are you trying to find your mother reply back please thanks
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Old 01-28-2004, 11:43 PM
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Greetings,

My name is John. I was born John Edwin (or Eduardo) Rodriguez on Sept. 28, 1979. My mother is Helena Rosa Rodriguez-Clavijo. I have never met her. I was adopted at age 2 by a wonderful American family. But, I am looking for my birth mother. I was born in the hospital San Juan de Dios in Socorro, Colombia. I was adopted from an orphanage in San Gil (Sand Hill), Colombia.

My goal is to meet my mother and find out who I am.

Good luck to those who are also trying to meet their parents. If anyone knows how I can find mine, please let me know.

Sincerely,

John
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