Asked in Custody, Children and the Law, Child Support
If the child does not have the fathers last name can the father change the childs last name?
If he is married to the child's mother the decision is theirs to make, but if he is not married to her the mother decides the child's last name. ...
Does the father have to be at the hospital to sign some type of document such as a birth certificate to give the baby his last name or can a mother just put the fathers last name herself?
I know that in the state of pennsylvania, the father must be present to sign the babies birth certificate in order for the baby to have the fathers last name. ...
Asked in Custody, Birth Certificates
If the fathers full name is on the birth certificate does his child have to have his last name?
No. The parents can technically give the child any name they wish.
Asked in Michigan, Birth Certificates
If the fathers name was never on the birth certificate can the mother change the minor children's last name to their step fathers name without the biological fathers approval in Michigan?
Changing your last name is the easiest. No permission needed. Trust me. All you have to do is begin using the new last name everywhere. Including school, applications, doctor office fill out forms etc. The last name will change itself. ...
In Arizona can you put the fathers last name on birth certificate if he is not present?
No - he must sign an acknowledgment of paternity.
Asked in Names and Name Meanings
How do you find some one who was adopted when they were 6 and is now 19 when you dont know their last name?
use their date of birth and time of birth, mother and fathers name
Does the mother of a child have to name the child after either her family name or the fathers?
Im not sure about other states but in South Carolina no you don't i named my children with a totally different last name than the fathers or mine and his name is on there birth certificates he just has a different last name than them. ...
Asked in Birth Certificates
I need to know, how can I change my maiden last name and fathers information on my birth record I found out that he was not my biological father, so therefore I do not want him or his last name on my actual birth record. ?
go to the courthouse apply for a name change and bring up the issue of his name on your birth certificate ...
Asked in Birth Certificates
If my child has my last name her fathers not on the birth certificate but i agree to let her see him how can i get her my new husbands last name?
The only way to have your child's last name changed to the name of your new husband is for him to legally adopt her through the family court in your county. ...
Can the father of your child take her when he gets out of prison even if she doesn't have his last name and he's not on the birth certificate?
Single fathers have no rights
If the fathers name is on birth certificate but child has mother's last name does that give father rights?
If the father wants custody rights, this would be usable in court.
Does a mother have the authority to give her child the fathers last name on the birth certificate without his consent and they were never married?
Most Likely, yes, as it is the FATHERS child, therefore, the child is of the fathers blood making it 'ok' to use HIS surname! ...
Asked in Custody, Baby Names, Paternity
What last name to give to a teen's baby?
It depends. Probably the moms. However, it's up to the parents. You do have a choose but often the child gets the fathers last name if he is on the birth certificate. Think of your baby and relationship with the father. Are you still together? Will the baby have a part in its fathers life? If the answer is yes I would suggest giving the child the privilege of having their fathers last name. You could also hyphen if you wanted...