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Sunday, January 13, 2013

Siblings Reunited After 65 Years Apart

DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa man has been reunited with his sister 65 years after the siblings were separated in foster care thanks to a 7-year-old friend who searched Facebook. Sixty-six-year-old Clifford Boyson of Davenport met his 70-year-old sister more
San Francisco Chronicle ( 1/13/2013 3:24:24 PM -08:00 )

Pictured: Moment brother and sister were reunited after 65 years because 7-year
Pictured: Moment brother and sister were reunited after 65 years because 7-yearBetty Billadeau, of St Louis, Missouri, and Clifford Boyson, of Davenport, Iowa, were introduced after 65 years apart yesterday, AbcNews reports. The pair were put into separate foster homes at age five and three respectively and spent decades trying to find more
Daily Mail ( 1/13/2013 12:08:43 PM -08:00 )

Brother and Sister Reunite After 65 Years
Brother and Sister Reunite After 65 YearsA brother and sister were reunited after 65 years apart, thanks to the online sleuthing of a 7-year-old boy. For Betty Billadeau and her brother, Clifford Boyson, the reunion was a lifetime in the making after they were sent to separate foster homes around the more
ABC News (blog) ( 1/13/2013 9:26:20 AM -08:00 )

Siblings reunited after 65 years with help of 7-year-old Facebook user
Related topics. Facebook · Strange News. Advertisement. A 7-year-old Facebook user helped siblings reunite after 65 years, according to a Jan. 13 WRIC ABC 8 report. The brother and sister siblings Betty Billadeau and Clifford Boyson had not seen each more
Examiner.com ( 1/13/2013 3:02:04 PM -08:00 )

Siblings Reunited After 65 Years Apart
Siblings Reunited After 65 Years ApartThanks to a 7-year-old boy, a brother and sister was reunited after 65 years apart. As if straight out of a novel, siblings Betty Billadeau and Clifford Boyson were sent to separate foster homes when Betty was five and Clifford was three. Though the two spent more
Social Media SEO ( 1/13/2013 1:39:00 PM -08:00 )

Brother and sister reunion a lifetime in the making
Clifford Boyson of Davenport hugs his sister, Betty Billadeau of St. Louis, on Saturday at the Hotel Blackhawk in Davenport. The two were estranged for 65 years until Boyson's 7-year-old friend tracked her down via the Internet. / Bryon Houlgrave/The Register more
Shreveport Times ( 1/13/2013 6:36:11 AM -08:00 )

Brother, 66, and sister, 70, meet for first time
“Oh, my God!” he declared, regaining his balance and wrapping his arms around the sister he had not met in all his 66 years. Boyson held tightly to his sister, Betty Boyson Billadeau, pausing long enough to hand her a bouquet of peach-colored roses before more
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier ( 1/13/2013 5:24:11 AM -08:00 )

SIBLINGS REUNITED: Sixty Years Apart
Dressed up head to toe, Clifford Boyson waits patiently for the moment he's been waiting his whole life, “I hear somebody coming.” Clifford and his four other siblings were placed in separate foster homes in Chicago when they were little. The moment he never more
WHOTV.com ( 1/13/2013 3:55:43 AM -08:00 )

Boy uses Facebook to help elderly friend find sister he was separated from six
NBC NATIONAL NEWS — Missouri resident Betty Billadeau was separated from her little brother, Clifford Boyson, 65 years ago. The two were placed in different foster homes in Chicago. Tuesday night, Betty and Clifford reunited for the first time via online more
WVLA-TV ( 1/12/2013 1:06:53 PM -08:00 )