In Florida, to get a divorce you will need to establish residency. The residency requirement is living in Florida continuously for 6 months prior to filing the petition for divorce. If you have legally adopted your daughter, then you can also petition the court for custody of your daughter. Typically you will have to serve your wife with the suit for divorce and custody, but there is a process if you are unable to locate your wife.
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