I've read this in The Quill of Acceptance and the Book of Admittance on Pottermore, and the answers in: How and when did Hermione find out she's a witch?.

We know that a member of Hogwarts' staff goes and explains to the Muggle-born that they're wizards or witches. But how do they track them? For wizards families they simply send an owl, but for Muggle-borns, how exactly do they find a specific location that a Muggle-born resides.

  • It is indeed a duplicate. I need to find that question.
    – user931
    Commented Nov 20, 2015 at 14:04
  • @CreationEdge im VTC, this is answered a few different times on this site.
    – Himarm
    Commented Nov 20, 2015 at 16:01


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