Has anyone ever hired a private investigator?

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  1. ninja08hippie

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    I want to find someone, I don't know their name, who they are, and the tracks are very well covered up. All I know is that they gave birth to someone on a specific date and place. If you've needed to find someone and hired someone to do it, could someone send me a private message so I can ask some questions? Thanks.
     
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    Good luck.

    I've seen a lot of posts on Facebook with people holding a sign up with the info
     
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    Any luck in ancestry.com
     
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    I don't know about in the US but in the UK if you know the date and place it isn't hard to get a list of all births that happened there on that date. If there were more than one though, as is highly likely, without more information you would still hit a dead-end, even if you tracked down every one. Even knowing the sex of the new born would shorten the list.
     
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    My partner and I have hired a few P.Is before, sadly they were not as good as they said they were.
    They are very costly, One charged us 200 pounds per hour ( about $350 ) .
    In England to find someone, you can use the salvation army ( they from what ive heard and been told are very good in this respect.)
     
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    Sounds crazy but stop by a local LDS Ward (Mormons) and talk to someone in the genealogy dept.
    With their help I tracked down the birth/death dates of a Cavalry Soldier (1800's) whose issued rifle I now posses.
     
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    I think it would be expensive to find someone that specialises in that type of investigation,I used to work with somebody that did P.I. work,Nothing like your talking about,He would follow people around trying to catch them cheating on there so. He also worked as a bounty hunter,He really had some entertaining tales to tell,Not sure how much of it was true,But is was entertaining.