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Thomas Manion

Real Name: Thomas Frank Manion
Case: Lost Brother
Date: November 7, 1950
Location: Farmington, New Mexico


Details: Lisa Guajardo is searching for her half brother, Thomas Manion, who was born on November 7, 1950 in Farmington, New Mexico. He was last known to have been living in Seattle, Washington. She learned about Thomas in 1985 after her father died.

Lisa and Thomas reunited

Extra Notes: The segment first ran on Unsolved Mysteries in the March 4, 1992 episode as part of a roll call of four Lost Love cases which also included James RussellDarlene and Davida Ebmeier, and Steve, Rita and Pamela Madding.
Results: Solved. Lisa learned that Thomas had changed his last name in fear that his father, who had abused him, would find him. When he saw the broadcast, he learned that his father was deceased and wanted to meet Lisa, whom he had never known had existed. Lisa and Thomas have since been reunited.
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