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Affidavit of Abandonment

This is only a sample of Affidavit of Abandonment.  It could be subject to modifications to suit the facts to be stated by the affiant. It is advisable that before an execution of any legal document, one must seek legal advice or assistance from a Lawyer.

Republic of the Philippines)

Quezon City                        )          Sc.


AFFIDAVIT OF ABANDONMENT

I, AAA A. AAA, Filipino, of legal age, single/married, and with permanent residence in 143 ILoveYou Village, Barangay May Forever, Quezon City, after having been duly sworn to in accordance with law hereby depose and state, that:

1.     I am married to BBB B.BBB  in City of Manila on February 14, 2005.  Copy of the marriage contract is hereto attached as Attachment 1 and made an integral part of this Affidavit;

2.    We cohabited as husband and wife from year February 2005 to  July 30, 2009;

3.    Out of that marriage, CCC A BBB was born on April 12, 2007.  Copy of the Birth Certificate is hereto attached as Attachment 2 and made an integral part of this Affidavit;

4.    My spouse BBB B. BBB, left the conjugal home in Manila on July 30, 2009 and from thereon, abandoned me and my child;

5.    Since  he left the conjugal dwelling in July 2009, he has not communicated with us nor extended any financial support whatsoever;

6.    My child and I had already loss communications from him and his relatives.  Diligent efforts were made to reach him but to no avail;

7.    Since his abandonment in 2009, I have been solely supporting our child;

8.    I am executing this affidavit to attest to the truth of the foregoing facts, particularly, the abandonment of my spouse; and for whatever legal purpose it may serve.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand this December 28, 2014 in Quezon City, Philippines.

AAA A. AAA

Affiant

Signed in the presence of:

_______________________            ______________________

JURAT

         SUBSCRIBED AND SWORN TO before me this ___________ day of _____________________at the City of ____________, affiant personally appeared and exhibited her Philippine Passport No. ________________________ , issued on _________________ in the City of ___________, Philippines.

NOTARY PUBLIC

Doc No. ________;

Page No. _______;

Book No. ________;

Series of 2014.