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A Four-legged Reunion

Written by January 17, 2017

  Pets are like family and for a dog or cat owner, there’s no scarier thought than your pet going missing. Unfortunately, pets stray from home much more often than we could have though. According to Petfinder, the American Humane Society estimates that there are over 10 million stolen or lost dogs and cats in the U.S….
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Separated by a Hurricane, Reunited by Spokeo

Written by June 2, 2016

Marva and Joyce were roommates in Mississippi for two years in the seventies, but stayed in touch for a long time after Marva moved and settled in California. They even enjoyed visiting with one another when Marva returned to Mississippi on occasion. One day as Marva was planning another trip back, she called her old…
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It Takes a Village to Reunite a Father and Son

Written by March 15, 2016

Pictured from left to right: Chad (Carey’s half brother), Chancellor (Carey’s father), and Carey.   Spokeo just received a touching story about how we helped Carey find his biological father after 39 years apart. In 1976, Carey’s mother, Clementine, found out that she was pregnant. Living in Chicago at the time, Clementine never had the chance…
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How Spokeo Helped a Mom Find her Missing Daughter

Written by March 10, 2016

A missing child is a parent’s worst nightmare. Sherri recently used Spokeo to help a friend locate her missing daughter. One night, Sherri’s friend went into her daughter’s room and discovered that she had run away. Sherri came over and the two of them searched her room for clues and noticed that her daughter had…
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How Spokeo helped reunite these former in-laws

Written by February 29, 2016

We heard from Spokeo customer, Elizabeth, about a reunion that was only possible with the help of Spokeo. Elizabeth grew up in Asheville, NC and has since moved to Asheboro, NC only three hours away. She was quite close with her former mother-in-law, but it had been five years since they had seen each other….
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A Natural Disaster Helps Reunite Old Friends

Written by January 29, 2016

From left to right: Pam and Sandra (back row), Jay and Fred (front row) Their 1978 Bowling Team It’s common for friends to lose touch or go their separate ways, especially when people move a few states away. This is a heartwarming story about two couples that were good friends that lost touch after moving…
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Spokeo Reunions: Old Friends Reconnect after 20 Years

Written by January 8, 2016

Recently, our team learned about the happy reunion story between two friends after twenty years apart. The story starts with a shared love for kittens… Peggy and Bridget met in 1971. They both were living in Washington, each with a litter of newborn kittens. Sadly, the mother of Bridget’s litter of kittens was unexpectedly and…
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77 Years Later an Old Flame Becomes a New Friend

Written by December 22, 2015

We’re all fans of the perfect fairy tale ending. Boy meets girl, sweeps her off her feet and they get married and live happily ever after. It rarely EVER works out that way, but that doesn’t mean hearing a different tale can’t bring just as big of a smile to your face! We recently heard…
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Celebrating a Veteran Reunion

Written by November 11, 2015

In 1982, while serving in the Army, Renee was stationed in Germany and met her commanding officer, James. He really cared about his team and eventually became a mentor for Renee. He encouraged her to go to college to earn her degree, and then return to the army after. She ended up losing touch with…
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Spokeo Reunions: Lost then Found

Written by September 29, 2015

Twenty five years ago, Jean and Kathryne’s brother passed away, and this led them to ultimately lose contact with their brother’s stepson Tim. They had always been close with him and were hoping to rekindle the relationship. They wanted to make sure he was doing well and catch up on his life. They’d known that…
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