Re: Adoption of Adults

Adrienne Dearmas (DearmasA@AOL.COM)
Mon, 20 Nov 1995 16:07:53 -0500

In a message dated 95-11-17 09:53:19 EST, sanwar@BCLIMSER.DEMON.CO.UK (Sanwar
Ali) writes:

>I am sorry for disturbing you and if my msg is inappropriate for this
>list. I am currently researching adoption procedures around the
>World. I wonder if anyone has studied countries where adoption of
>adults is common-place and could provide me with further details.

Absolutely! Check out Sioux (Native American) practices of adoption. I know a
woman who herself was adopted as an adult and who adopted another woman (as
her sister, I think) who was not Sioux. I am not sure what is written on it,
but I am sure there is plenty. Good Luck.

- Adrienne