Jan Reunites with His Father After 54 Years – MyHeritage November 10, 2019

I saw this today on MyHeritageJan Reunites with His Father After 54 Years: https://blog.myheritage.com/2019/11/jan-reunites-with-his-father-after-54-years/.

Jan Gobbens from the Netherlands was adopted at a young age. As a young adult, he reconnected with his mother, but she passed away before he was able to locate his biological father. After years of searching, a DNA match with a cousin on MyHeritage led Jan to the discovery of a lifetime — finding his birth father and half-siblings.

In 1964, Jan’s 17-year-old mother Conny was sent to an orphanage out of town before her pregnancy showed. She placed Jan for adoption in the orphanage and returned home. Jan was fostered by a nice couple Jac and Corrie at 1 year of age, and they legally adopted him at age 5.



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