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Summary

Registrant Linda Anderson is an adoptee looking for birth father. The adoptee was born in Illinois in 1940 on June 5th. She was born Helen Marie Maxson in Chicago in Cook County to a 20 year old birthmother with the maiden name of Maxson. Children's Home and Aid Societ handled the adoption. Her adoptive name became Linda Joan Leininger.

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Illinois Adoption Record: # 83514

Adoptee looking for Birth Father
Linda Anderson

Adoptee's Info
Birth Name: Helen Marie Maxson
Adoptive Name: Linda Joan Leininger
Date of Birth: Jun 5, 1940 (now 77 years old)
Gender: Female
Birth Location: Chicago city, Cook county, Illinois USA

Birthmother's Info
Name: Alice Gladys (Maxson)
Born: Dec 19, 1920
Age at Adoptee's Birth: 20

Birthfather's Info
Name: Unknown
Born: Unknown
Age at Adoptee's Birth: Unknown

Born at Hospital: Cook County Hospital
Birth Certificate:
Adoption Agency: Children's Home and Aid Societ

Additional Info
I received information about my adoption and my birth mother from Children's Home and Aid Society in 1992. I had to get a birth certificate from Illinois, but it only listed my adoptive parents. I just read that Illinois passed a law to open adoption records, so I am seeking a copy of my original birth certificate.


Registered: April 6, 2018

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