Can a person be adopted at any age?

Answer The court will want the name and last known address of the father. They will post a Notice in the local paper where he supposedly lives. If he doesn't respond within the time limit the adoption can... Read More »

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Would you have an accurate family tree if you added an adopted person who is not related to you by blood or genes from your ascendants and did not report them as an adopted member of the family?

You would have an accurate tree regardless of whether you indicated the adoption of not. Legally they are treated as if they were of blood.

Adoptees: Would you have liked to have been adopted by an adopted person?

I would like to have not been adopted. I do love my parents that adopted me. Would I miss them if I had not been adopted? Of course not. They would have adopted the 'next' baby and I would have... Read More »

What person adopted the USMC emblem?

The emblem of the United States Marine Corps was adopted in 1868 by General Zeilin, then Commandant of the Marine Corps. The USMC emblem consists of an eagle standing on a globe atop a fouled ancho... Read More »

Can a person who was adopted out be classified as next of kin of the biological parent?