Starting Sept. 30, 2014, Genealogy.com will be making a big change. GenForum message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
 
Learn more


Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Regional: Countries: Kenya Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Pauline Phyllis Pape
Posted by: Amy Beardmore (ID *****0905) Date: October 24, 2011 at 12:39:25
  of 532

I am looking for information on Pauline Phyllis Pape or her descendants. She was a British person living in Nakuru, Kenya around 1950 and I believe her parents ran the post office in Nakuru. In 1949/50 she became pregnant at a young age, the father of the child being an Italian PoW. I estimate her birth year to be between 1932-34. She had the baby in Nairobi in 1950 and wanted to keep her, but sadly her parents would not allow it and the child was given up for adoption. The adoption finally went through in 1953 and the child's adopted name was Frances Manka Welbourn. The adoptive parents were Fred and Hebe Welbourn, both of Makerere College in Kampala. I believe the Welbourns did meet Pauline again briefly a few years later, but nothing else is known of her whereabouts after that. I am seeking her on behalf of my partner who is Frances' son and therefore Pauline's grandson.


Notify Administrator about this message?
Followups:

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/kenya/messages/495.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network