Adoptees' Date of Birth
6th January 1958 Monday
A baby boy born as "John
Andrew Johnston" to FRANSINA ELENA
ELIZABETH JOHNSTON wishes to trace his biological mother. He
was born in Pretoria.
22nd January 1958 Wednesday
Carel Odendaal (birth name) born in Johannesburg at the Queen Victoria
Maternity Home would like to contact Gezina Alvina Odendaal (maiden name)
26th May 1958 Monday
Ek is opsoek na my
biologiese moeder wie vir my lewe gegee het op hierdie dag te
Pretoria. Haar nooiensvan was
Mans. Sy was betrokke by die N.G. Kerk in Pretoria. My huidige
27th May 1958 Tuesday
(birth surname) searching for her BIOLOGICAL
MOTHER writes: I was adopted as an
infant. My biological mother
insisted I be adopted into a Catholic family.
We were staying in King Williams town at that time.
I think my biological mother lived in Utenaige.
I was illegitimate have dark hair and eyes and am quite tall.
7th June 1958 Monday
Earnest Neville Van Wyk
(birth name), a male adoptee born in Durban, adopted in Roodepoort during
March or April 1959, is looking for his biological mother
MAUNA OR MORNA who resided in Roodepoort
at the time. She has reddish hair, and originally came from the UK.
Earnest has a birth mark on his right buttock. He has at least one
biological brother named ROBBIE.
24th July 1958 Thursday
10/11/2000: New info
Another Cotlands baby James (present name) is
searching for his
biological mother. James was born in Johannesburg. No further
details are available.
10/11/2000: New info. James
was named Victor Van der Merwe
at birth, His Biological
mother was / is CATHARINA JOHANNA VAN DER
12th August 1958 Tuesday
was born at Cotlands Baby Sanctuary, Turfontein on 12 August 1958 and is
looking for his birth mother.
Her name at the time was Ingrid Karge
and she was approx. 21 at the time of giving birth.
She may be resident in Namibia, Germany or Austria.
17th September 1958 Wednesday
Allan Southern is looking for
his biological Father. I was born September 1958 to Yvonne Thiele of De
Aar. My biological father is Lionel Curston
of the Bluff Durban (in 1958). Lionel Worked for SA Railways.
26th September 1958 Friday
My birth or first adoption was not
registered, but it seems that I was born in Windhoek, Namibia.
It appears that my birth mother's surname
is/was Van Wyk.
After my birth I was adopted twice by two different couples.
I was first adopted by Maritz and then I was adopted by Van
Ravesteyn. Till 1961 with
Maritz and then from 1963 with Van Ravesteyn.
Between 1961 and 1963 I was in foster care of Mrs Swart, address
unknown. I was adopted
at Brakpan on 23 April 1963 by Van Ravesteyn.
19th October 1958 Sunday
My biological mother named me Elizabeth Visagie
after I was born in Durban. I now have blond hair and green eyes. It will
be great to one day meet my biological
mother. At present I have no further detail about her.
27th November 1958 Thursday
I was born as
Johan Tromp in Port Elizabeth. I am looking for my biological
Johanna Maria Tromp (Maiden name). Would like to know more
about my roots.