Summary

Registrant Melissa Marasco is a biological sister looking for her sister. The adoptee was born in New York in 1963 on May 9th. She was born Lisa Marie Valentin[e] in New York City County to 21 year old birthmother Lydia Marasco (maiden name Valentin[e]). Possibly NY Foundling Hospital handled the adoption.

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New York Adoption Record: # 92075

Biological Sister looking for Adoptee
Melissa Marasco

Adoptee's Info
Birth Name: Lisa Marie Valentin[e]
Adoptive Name:
Date of Birth: May 9, 1963 (now 57 years old)
Gender: Female
Birth Location: Unknown city, New York City county, New York USA

Birthmother's Info
Name: Lydia Marasco (Valentin[e])
Born: Sep 26, 1942 (now 77 years old)
Age at Adoptee's Birth: 21
Religion: Catholic

Birthfather's Info
Name: Frederick William Van Manen
Born: Unknown
Age at Adoptee's Birth: Unknown
Religion: Unknown

Born at Hospital: New York Foundling Hospital (In NYC
Birth Certificate:
Adoption Agency: Possibly NY Foundling Hospital

Additional Info
I don't know if the Father was listed on birth certificate. This was a closed adoption, so I have no info on the adoptive parents or if any name change took place. My mom/her mom passed away in 1991 at age 49. Relevant medical history needs to be relayed, and besides that, I would really love to find my sister. Thank you!


Registered: March 30, 2019

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