Q: I would like to adopt my first cousin’s daughter (my second cousin) who I have guardianship of. Is this possible?
I’m interested in kinship adoption if that is an option.
A: A child of your first cousin (grandchild of your grandparents other than you or your siblings) would be your first cousin once removed (Your second cousins would be descendants of your great-grandparents.), but yes, it's possible to adopt her.
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