Date of Birth
||Looking for our biological brother named Carl Zietsman at birth. Born at Moedersbond, Pretoria, in 1957 (I think). Adopted by a Jewish couple from
November 1956 or 1957
you are a FEMALE ADOPTEE
born in Bulawayo Rhodesia on 7th November 1956 or 1957, then you may be
the baby that was given up for adoption immediately after birth. Your
biological mother Doreen Nellie Wingrave is
now searching for you.
January 1957 Thursday
biological mother (Vivienne) of EILEEN
BORCHER (birth name) wishes to trace the baby girl she gave
up for adoption. Eileen was born in Pretoria at the Ou Moedersbond
January 1957 Saturday
Visser (Birth name) is a female adoptee wishes to trace her biological
mother PETRO JOHANNA VISSER
(maiden name) who resided at Burbank street,
Fairview Estate Paarl. Louise was born in Port Elizabeth, was
adopted through the C.M.R. and has the adoption file number 266/29530C.
January 1957 Thursday
12/11/2001 New Info
Gordon ( birth name) wishes to trace his BIOLOGICAL
MOTHER. ( Michael was born in Pinelands in Cape Town. He
was adopted on 25th February 1957. Michael
is looking for his biological mother and/or father to have clarity on this
important chapter of his life.
Biological mother's full names are now known. She resided at 107 Grenada
Court, Tamboeskloof Road, Tamboeskloof, Cape Town.
February 1957 Sunday
would really like to know who my biological
I think all parties concerned in this issue do not want to talk
The Durban Indian Child Welfare has a huge file concerning the
February 1957 Valentines Day Thursday
biological mother Sarah Martin (maiden name)
is seeking her adopted daughter ROSE ANN
STONELL (birth name her present name is unknown). She was
born in the Mafeking Hospital and adopted through Child Welfare in Benoni.
Her father is Harry Stonell who lived in Mafeking at the time.
17/12/2003: We have been informed that Sarah has
found her adopted daughter.
March 1957 Friday
baby girl born "Amber Cockcroft" is
searching for her biological mother "Mercia
Veronica Cockcroft" or any other members of her family.
March 1957 Tuesday
birth name was Cheryl-Ann Stagman, born in
Durban. I am trying to trace my biological mother.
I was adopted six (6) months after birth.
April 1957 Sunday
Vosloo (birth name) born in Port Elizabeth wishes to trace his
biological mother ANNA JOHANNA VOSLOO.
She was unmarried, was Afrikaans speaking, she gave permission for the
adoption on 27th April 1957. Anton skryf: Ek sal baie bly wees as
ek een van my BIOLOGIESE OUERS
(ma of pa of beide) of broer(s) of suster(s) kan opspoor en met hulle in
verbinding kan tree of hulle met my. Dit sal 'n hoogtepunt in my lewe wees
en baie bekommernisse uitskakel om my identiteit te vestig. André was
born in Port Elizabeth.
May 1957 Saturday
17/09/2002 New info
was born as Hester Aletta Bodenstein at the
Princess Alice Nursing Home In Johannesburg. I would love to meet my biological
17/09/2002: Hester's biological parents were married
at the time of her birth. Both signed the adoption papers. We are now
John William and Elena
Elizabeth Bodenstein. They resided at 45B Juta Street, Braamfontein during 1957.
May 1957 Tuesday
CORNELIA WILHELMINA NEL (maiden name), was forced to put her baby Geraldine
Nel up for adoption. Geraldine now
wants to trace her biological mother. Geraldine was born in Pretoria, she
has brown hair and blue eyes.
June 1957 Saturday.
|Looking for biological parents and
siblings. I am female, dark hair, green eyes.
Born in Lady Chancellor , Salisbury, Rhodesia 8th June1957. Adopted
28/8/58. My biological parents' surname was Farquharson.
I believe Father Irish, Mother English. They may have had 4 other
children. My biological father was allegedly a mercenary.
July 1957 Sunday
Denis Van Wyk or Van Wijk wishes to trace his
biological mother. He was born in Pretoria. His biological mother is MARA
AGATHA MAGDELENA VAN WYK or VAN WIJK, who
resided at 25 Queen Street Bertrams Johannesburg at the time.
August 1957 Tuesday
did not want to apply until my adopted mother passed away. I have no clue
as to identity of biological parents
but have been led to understand there are other siblings.
August 1957 Friday
Hamilton (birth name) who was born in Nigel wishes to trace family
of his Biological Mother who was named MARTINA.
It is believed she is deceased.
28th August 1957 Wednesday
baby girl born in Pretoria and named Lynette Beukes
after she was adopted is searching for her BIOLOGICAL
MOTHER. No further details are available at this
stage, but watch this space.
It has been established that Lynette was named
Coertze at birth. Her
BM's name has also been established.
September 1957 Tuesday
Estelle Strydom (Birth name) wishes to find her
biological mother Estelle Strydom,
who was engaged to Andries Beyers in 1959 to married in 4th April 1959
studied at Stellenbosh for a music
degree she was a lecturer in Afrikaans at the university of Pretoria
Andries worked as a land surveyor at Germiston.
September 1957 Friday
25/07/2005 New Info
now DEREK JACKSON born on the 6th September 1957 at moedersbond hospital
Pretoria, wishes to get in touch with his biological
25/07/2005 New Info: Pierre's biological mother was
Getruida Johanna Minnaar.
September 1957 Monday
Kruger who was born in Wynberg Cape Town writes:I
would like to trace my BIOLOGICAL MOTHER
whom could be residing in Kwa-Zulu Natal.
19th October 1957 Thursday
Ek soek enige van my biologiese familie. Ek is gebore as Frances Patterson
in Germiston. Is 3 weke na geboorte aangeneem. Is geregistreer as Cornelia
November 1957 Sunday
gentleman Richard Barrow wishes to trace his BIOLOGICAL
MOTHER. Richard was born in Durban, and is now a gentleman his
biological mom would be proud of.
really want to meet you mom, if you're still out there. I want to know
where I came from, and why you gave me away. I want to let you know you
have grandchildren who are beautiful. I turned out gay, but am in a happy
relationship at present.
November 1957 Saturday
for birth mother, I was born in East London on November 23 1957. On my
birth certificate it shows my mothers name as Heath.
3rd December 1957 Wednesday
adoptee Helen Anne Wallace ( Birth name)
am looking for my biological mother for closure. Mothers maiden name Margaret
Ann Wallace. Margaret was 17
when I was born thus she is 61 this year. Born in Johannesburg.
December 1957. Thursday
adoptee that was at the Abram Kriel Kinder Tehuis in Johannesburg, namely Wynand
Naude (name before adoption) wishes to trace his FATHER,
MOTHER AND BROTHER . His parents are Mr.
Nicolaas Marthinus Naude and Mrs. Maria Elizabeth Naude nee
December 1957 Sunday
recently I knew nothing about my birth family. My birth name was Noel
Phipps. Chris Phipps,
one of my brothers currently living in northeast South Africa called to
fill me in on some of the family details.
After having a bit of time to think - I would like to know more
about this extended family from
which I originated.
who was born on the 10th December 1957 in Salisbury, Rhodesia is looking for
her birth mother. Margaret is
married with 2 grown-up children of her own and lives in Cape
December 1957 Friday
| Your adopted son,
is looking for you. He was born in Johannesburg and adopted
through the N.G. Kerk.