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Peopletracer Blog

Jan 23

Friends reunited after 45 years

Person Tracing: Jean

Persons Found: Barbara and Vivien

Circumstances Jean needed help to trace her childhood friends Barbara and Vivien. As a child, Jean had emigrated with her parents from Jamaica in the early 1950.s. This transition had been made easier for Jean because of her friendship with her new school friend, Barbara and her new next-door neighbour, Vivien. Sadly, Jean had lost touch with both girls when Barbara went to a different senior school and Vivien moved away from the area.

Jan 10

Friends reunited after 5 years with no contact

Person Tracing: Pauline

Person Found: Gladys

Circumstances Pauline needed help to locate her friend Gladys with whom she had suddenly lost contact with about 5 years ago. It was quite a mystery to Pauline when she didn't receive any replies to her letters from Gladys who had gone to live in Australia to be near her daughter and family.

Nov 25

Another success story

"I found your site very easy to access and it helped me to find a long lost friend from 40 years ago. As and when I need to locate other friends or family, I will use the Peopletracer site again. I have bookmarked you so I won't forget."

Best wishes,


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Oct 30

Unable to respond to Christmas card for 20 years, long time friend uses Peopletracer to get in touch

Vera needed help to find her old friend and work colleague Rose, whose address she had lost some years ago. Every year, Vera received a Christmas card from Rose including a few lines of news about her present situation but crucially, without giving her current address. Sadly, each year Vera was unable to return the greeting.

Oct 30

News of Doreen after 55 years!

In 1946 and at 17 years old, Frank decided to join the RAF. In doing so, he split up with his first girlfriend and first love, Doreen. 55 years later, Frank is now living in Australia but wanted help to trace Doreen's whereabouts so that he could get back in touch.