I Think I Was Switched At Birth

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 138 People

    Anyone Born In Denver, Colo Near August 13, 1957

    I found out a few years ago, when my father was dying, that he had O+ blood.  Then I talked with my sister and she said she at O- blood. well she my half sister, so I began asking all the family what was their blood type. On my mother's side it was O- all her brothers and...
    rosemarie8 rosemarie8
    51-55, F
    1 Response Aug 25, 2011

    I Think I Was Switched At Birth As Well

    Ever since I was in grade school I have always wondered if I belonged to a different family. I looked like I was Korean or Chinese or Japenese when I was a kid you couldn't tell I was white and I use to get made fun of all the time people use to call me gook and chink eyed etc...
    Blacksheep76 Blacksheep76
    31-35, F
    Sep 2, 2009

    I Think I Was Switched At Birth Anyone Born September 17 1997 In Glasgow

    I think I was switched at birth , I dont look like my parents or any of my siblings all my sisters and brother were born with blonde hair and white as snow and I was born with jet black hair and dark tanned skin. my parents use to joke all the time saying I was adopted and I...
    missy1997 missy1997
    18-21, F
    1 Response Oct 7, 2013

    Switched At Birth And Family Is Devistated And Can't Figure Out How.

    I was hurt in a chemical explosion at work in 1993. Suffered burns and ingested and inhailed chemicals, which destroyed my lungs. My doctors wanted to see if was of my siblings was a match for a partial lung transplant. But test showed more than i ever expected, it showed that...
    genebreedlove genebreedlove
    2 Responses Oct 20, 2010

    Switched Or Kidnapped At Birth

    There is no possible way I am related to my mother. As horrible as it may sound (or look to read this) she is a terrible person and has never given any thought to her children; my sister and I have always been her last priority. Think of it as, oops, someone forgot to feed the...
    essentialrider essentialrider
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Jul 20, 2012

    Gotta Be

    I just don't fit in with my family. I don't look like any of them and certainly don't act like them. I'm a bit more outspoken, as is my sister, but that's all I have in common. My mother is Cuban... dark skinned and all. My father was dark too with very curly hair and drives...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    8 Responses Dec 13, 2007

    I'm Switched

    I found out that I was switched at birth. I know I know what are the possibilities of that. My moms blood type is B+ and I'm O- nothing wrong with that right. Wrong I didn't know my dads blood type because my parents are divorced hand have been since I was an infant. So in...
    Winxclub1 Winxclub1
    13-15, F
    1 Response Jan 19, 2013

    My parents and sibling all have brown hair

    and brown eyes, but me i have blonde hair and blue eyes, none of the people on both sides of the family have blonde hair and blue eyes. i also have attached earlobes while every one in my family have detached earlobes. I don't have any traits and not even the same shape or...
    tammywd tammywd
    16-17, F
    Jun 14, 2015

    How Do I Learn The Truth?

    I honestly think I was swithced at birth, but I don't know who I can talk to about this. I do not have the best relationship with my mother so approaching her (my dad has passed) about something like this is out of the question. I am unlike anyone in my family in terms of...
    longtobelong longtobelong
    Nov 21, 2011

    It Just Doesn't Add Up.

    I was born in the rural farm town of Sioux Falls, SD in the year 1985 to two wonderful, caring people; Gary and Laura Funt. Although I believe I'm not their biological child, that's not to say I haven't felt as much a part of their family as if I was their own flesh and blood...
    donutbelonghere donutbelonghere
    1 Response Aug 22, 2011

    May 12, 1955 Cincinnati - my blood type is not

    compatible to parents. Positive was not adopted and mother swore on death bed never with anyone else. How do I go about finding out who was born in same hospital around same time?
    janet5112 janet5112
    61-65, F
    1 Response Apr 26, 2014

    Just Wanting To Know

    For years I have felt like I didn't belong in my family I was always the odd one out. I never felt a connection to any of my family, I don't look like them, don't act like them, the list goes on. Then I started to do some research just within the family and discovered I don't...
    icepanther74 icepanther74
    4 Responses Oct 23, 2010

    I Was Switched And Than Switched Back At Birth

    I was born in Anaheim,ca September 16, 1980 at West Anaheim Hospital....The story goes like this....I was born 6lbs 3oz 18 inches..through C-Section. When I was born they did not allow the mothers who had C-Sections to have their baby with them in the room. My mother told me that...
    RenaChopper RenaChopper
    31-35, F
    1 Response Oct 8, 2012


    I was told early that I was a mistake. I'm 5 out of 6 and never felt like I belonged and was treated like I was hated. Left alone for hours as a toddler is one of my few memories I have as a child. This is coupled with facts like my parents don't have and don't really want a...
    Unwantedandunloved Unwantedandunloved
    41-45, F
    5 Responses Feb 18, 2013

    Not My Mama's Baby

    I was one of three babies born at Booth Memorial Hospital in Covington, Kentucky one day in April 1954.  There were two baby girls born about six hours apart in the wee hours, and little boy born that afternoon, and no girls born the day before or the day after.  Booth...
    Notmamasbaby Notmamasbaby
    2 Responses Aug 4, 2009

    Anyone Born May 1995 In Cincinnati

    Since I was young I always suspected I was adopted. I've come to believe I may have been switched at birth because on my mother's death bed she swore she was never with another man. She use to tell stories about how she almost bled to death when I was born. So I have to...
    janet5112 janet5112
    61-65, F
    Oct 6, 2013

    Anyone Born In Long Beach, CA 5/5/65 - Maybe Long Beach Memorial?

    I feel I was switched at birth and was hoping to make contact with another individual born in the same location and date and felt the same. I don't look like any family or relatives and have been treated as an outcast since I was born.
    MSgtKim MSgtKim
    1 Response Jul 25, 2013

    This Might Sound Weird.

    I was born nth shore hosp, 25-10-66. the lady in the bed next to my mums had twin girls, Megan & Melissa, fast forward 40 years to Whangaparaoa, 1st incident was when I was working at a lunchbar in silverdale when a regular customer came in, looked at me funny and said, " how did...
    amuffingirl amuffingirl
    4 Responses Oct 19, 2012

    Mistaken Identity

    Ok here goes... I need help with this... There are to families one was the Grows and other were the Moore's. at first I thought to myself why I couldn't remember my childhood.. Only bit and pieces of it.. The present Now I am realize that something is really wrong here... I...
    Mooredj Mooredj
    31-35, F
    Oct 26, 2013


    i think i was switched when i was born i feel so confused im 19 years old and ive been in brownsville my whole life a few days ago i found i wasnt born in brownsvile its like my life has been taken away from me im so lost i even found adoption papers and all how can i find out my...
    feelingconfused16 feelingconfused16
    1 Response Jun 27, 2013

    Anyone Born On May 26, 1998?

    Hi I'm trying to find out if anyone (most likely a female) was born on May 26, 1998 in hibbing, Minnesota. 
    emmerz5265 emmerz5265
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jul 17, 2013


    I feel like I was switched at birth.  My parents are both O blood tyoe and they told me all my life that when I was born I was O positive.  I donated blood and the ytold me that I was A positive, I am the only one in my family that has blonde hair the only one that has blue...
    sweetthing7426 sweetthing7426
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Jun 18, 2011
    cuteluna75 cuteluna75
    22-25, F
    Sep 28, 2013

    I Believe I Am Not A Part Of My Family

    I was born in Clarksburg West Virginia a week before Christmas in 1967.Everything around my birth is weird, dad was leaving mom and then she got pregnant with me. I was baptized with my brother and sister as Godparents because Mom needed me baptized before we move. We moved from...
    Sadlonelyprincess Sadlonelyprincess
    46-50, F
    1 Response May 6, 2013

    Sometimes I Do...

    If I wasn't so much like my dad I'd believe it.  I'm nothing like my mom really though.  
    shuttermagic shuttermagic
    36-40, F
    Mar 6, 2008

    Any One Born In Spokane Wa?1988

    Anyone on here born at holy family hospital in spokane wa in 1988 in April either late march early April? And feel they might be switched or adopted? I was supposedly born April 1st.
    Fisherpricemom Fisherpricemom
    2 Responses Apr 7, 2013

    Myself im nothing like the family I grew up in

    looks or other ways. Mum always said she.had to take fertility treatment to have me my older sister is.19 months older and.she said after she had her she bled every day for a year then.also says I.was 6 wks.early hospital records say 4 wks. I have ab+blood my kidd n I are the...
    prembuborange prembuborange
    36-40, F
    Apr 5, 2015

    My Parents Tell Me I Was....

    My mother was in the maternity ward beside a young Roma woman, and they both give birth at the same time. I arrived from somewhere and have been told since I was a child that I was swapped at birth and it was joked that somewhere there is there little girl, settled and...
    deleted deleted
    5 Responses Sep 16, 2008

    How Do I Find Out The Truth

    I'm 50 yrs old this year and I have always felt like I didn't belong to my sisters and brothers I don't look like anyone I don't act like anyone of them. I'm one of 8 kids born to an alchlo mother and 1 of 6 kids born out of a 35 yr affair. how do I start to get answers without...
    daronnall daronnall
    1 Response Apr 10, 2013


    Ever since i could remember i have been different from everyone in my family. There all athletic, tiny, and simple, but I'm nothing like them I'm artistic, fat and creative. I honestly cant find a family member with my same hair color or interests. I'm the only one in my family...
    theamd426 theamd426
    1 Response Jul 27, 2011

    Female born on July 22,

    1992 at Bay Harbor Hospital in Harbor City, CA I know I was not adopted as I was a teen pregnancy... If we're related... I look nothing like either side of my family. I don't have any of the same traits. I don't fit in. You can tell the rest of my family is related to each...
    imaginarycarrot imaginarycarrot
    22-25, F
    Dec 8, 2015

    I Dont Know

    I think I was switched... I look nothin like my parents. My little brother is a jerk to me. I look nothin like him either. I have never been treated like I belong. I like to have fun and hang out with friends and my parents dont they are outcasts.I dont want to go to collage to...
    missy32114 missy32114
    31-35, F
    Apr 16, 2013

    Anyone Born April 5th 2000?

    Hi, I have the same sort of colourings as my parents but I just have this feeling that I am not realated to them. My hair is vaguely the same colour as my mum but my eyes are blue and everyone elses are brown. I have a totally different body type. Just guessing, if you were the...
    Lu41 Lu41
    Sep 21, 2013

    I Know I'm Switched

    I want to find my biological family my current mother feels like a stranger she is nothing like me looks or attitude my moms blood type is B+ and my dads is AB and I'm O- of course that means I'm not There's
    Winxclub1 Winxclub1
    13-15, F
    Jan 19, 2013

    Anyone Born On September 24 1969

    Hello I'm trying to see if anyone most likely a female was born on September 24, 1969 in Bakersfield, California at KMC. Not really sure where to start with this..
    Lookingformysister Lookingformysister
    1 Response Apr 26, 2013

    Anyone born around April 4,

    1977 at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington, KY? I have had suspicions since early childhood that I am not genetically related to my family, and I know that I was not adopted. No one in my family is as short as I, my coloring does not match that of my immediate family members...
    CuriousNKY CuriousNKY
    36-40, F
    Jul 12, 2015

    This Mite Sound Weird But...

    I think I'm switched at birth and even when I talk about it or look it up and then my mom called me or something I suddenly act more like her loud kind of annoying very sarcastic and I'm normally kind of quiet/loud nice considerate of the people around me. It's like I have two...
    Winxclub1 Winxclub1
    13-15, F
    1 Response Jan 19, 2013

    I was born Feb, 25, 1998,

    supposedly, in Fort Lewis, Tacoma, Washington State. But all pictures of me were taken after I was already 2 months old. I have no birth pictures, and I have no pictures of my mother being pregnant with me. This could all be excusable- only there's more. I am a dark skinned...
    Maybe98 Maybe98
    18-21, F
    Nov 23, 2014

    Odd One Out

    Ever since I was little I was pointed out for looking different than my siblings. My grandparents and parents just assumed I looked different because my mother handled the pregnancy different than the others. But to be honest I think I was switched at birth. Both of my sisters...
    omgstacey omgstacey
    2 Responses Jan 5, 2013

    Not My Mama's Baby

    I was one of three babies born at Booth Memorial Hospital in Covington, Kentucky one day in April 1954.  There were two baby girls born about six hours apart in the wee hours, and little boy born that afternoon, and no girls born the day before or the day after.  Booth...
    Notmamasbaby Notmamasbaby
    5 Responses Aug 4, 2009

    I Believe My Son Was Switched At Birth

    My son was born dec 30th 2009 at st marys hospital in evansville indiana. My husband and I are both o positive as well as our other four children. Our son Christian doesnt look like us aside from haveing blond hair and blue eyes. I have done alot of research and have discovered...
    nseitz1 nseitz1
    2 Responses Jun 15, 2012

    27 And Finding Out In A Biology Class Lab I Had To Be Switched At Birth.

    I am attending a college in Northwest Arkansas. Today (10/22/12) we started a lab with figuring out the possibilities of blood types of offspring from their parents blood types. Well, my "mother" was AB- (she passed away about 16 years ago) and my father is O+. Well, my blood...
    MamaPanda8112 MamaPanda8112
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Oct 22, 2012

    B+ And Ab = O-

    Wrong I can't be related to my mom and dad if my mom is B+ and my dad is AB this can't be happing. If I'm not related to them I need to find my real parents no madder what. 👪 All I could think about where they lived 🏠 are they nice👼 are they mean 👹 am I a only child...
    Winxclub1 Winxclub1
    13-15, F
    3 Responses Jan 19, 2013

    Where Do I Go From Here

    I've always felt like I didn't belong in my family. I'm taller than everyone else, I'm full figured while everyone is petite, including my dad. The biggest thing is that my blood type is O+, I've had it checked by 3 different doctors, while my mother's blood type is AB- and my...
    only1knows only1knows
    1 Response Jul 24, 2011

    How Can One Find Out, For Sure ???

    I was born on Mather AFB on Feb 29, 1956. Growing up I never fit in with my family, either feature-wise, or anything else, for that matter. While everyone was having a hoot-n-anny in the front yard playing instruments and singing, doing the hillbilly thing, I was alone listening...
    thinkinblinkin thinkinblinkin
    1 Response Jun 17, 2009

    I have always felt like I am missing my twin

    sister but my parents said I was a single birth. I've never felt like I'm really their daughter. I look nothing like my family. They all have a red birthmark at the knap of their neck just above hairline. Not me. They all have prominent noses going back generations. Not me...
    acceptance2007 acceptance2007
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jan 24, 2015

    Anyone Born 02/18/1967 In Port Huron MI

    I was born in Port Huron Hospital on 02/18/1967 at least that is what the birth certificate says, and have strong feelings I may have been switched and sent home with the wrong parents, my entire life I have been very different than my parents and 2 younger sisters, I have...
    ialwayswonder ialwayswonder
    46-50, M
    Nov 20, 2013

    I am kayla and I am 13 I think I

    as switched at birth I feel like my parents have more of a relationship with my broth the me I get this feeling in my chest and heart that it eels like I have another family that don't know about them can you guys help me please
    kaylaalexi13 kaylaalexi13
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Feb 21, 2016

    Was anyone born on July 28,

    1995 in Los Angeles, California. My facial features are not at all similar to my parents or siblings. I am way smarter than them to. They all have big feet but I have small feet. I am also considerably shorter than them to. I am not good looking but my siblings are. I am very...
    sam728 sam728
    22-25, F
    Jan 2, 2014

    Anyone born in Chicago,

    IL - August 1963?
    BR8250 BR8250
    51-55, F
    1 Response Oct 13, 2014

    Switched At Birth In Searcy, Arkansas

    I believe I was switched at birth! I do NOT have the same blood type as either parent who raised me nor is it possible for their blood type to make mine. I don't know where to start my search nor how. My heart aches because I feel someone knows something yet refuses to tell me. I...
    MissaKay75 MissaKay75
    2 Responses Jul 24, 2013

    Adopted Daughter Seeking Answers

    I was born in a small town in the middle of nowhere USA, to a mother of the young age of 17. My at the time two year old sister was the first to hold me. A small 5lb 8 ounce girl with brown hair and green eyes. Naturally, my sister and I went through the long strand of foster...
    sweetiepea sweetiepea
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 3, 2012

    I Think I Was Switched At Birth

    yes I think my sister could have been switched at birth but I love her and Hope she was not   Heres why my dad came home and told everyone he had a boy born in Austin Tx he was so happy In the newspaper congratulations section it says a boy born thursday with all the details...
    euphrania euphrania
    51-55, F
    Nov 19, 2011
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