Step son's birth certificate has no parents names on it could he have been adopted?

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amended birth certificates which are issued after the finalization of adoption vary in details from state to state. Although I have never seen one without ANY parents names on it, i wouldn't surprise me. They usually try and make it look authentic though so the adoptee sometimes doesn't even know they are adopted. Can you ask him? Mine lists my adoptive parents as my parents, there is no attending physcians signature, no time of birth or birth details like length, weight, etc. very minimal details. Very annoying.

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How do you go about adopting your girlfriend's children if the father's name is not on the birth certificates?

Answer . \nIf the fathers name is not on the birth certificate but he has been named for child support you will never be able to without his concent. You do not have to be on the birth certificate if she went to the courts and named him as the father.\n. \nthe birth certificate is only good if s ( Full Answer )

Could an adopted child's birth certificate be changed so they would not be able to tell they were adopted?

Yes. When a child is legally adopted the child's original birth certificate is amended by court order. The birth certificate will then bear the surname of the adoptive parents and perhaps the child's first and middle name will also be changed. Adoption records are sealed by order of the court ( Full Answer )

How do adopted children find their birth parents?

One of the best ways to do this is to file a "Petition to Break the Seal of Adoption." Once the legal seal is broken (the fee to do this yourself - known as "Pro Se" in the legal world - is around $100) you can then get a copy of your original birth certificate with your birth parents names. There w ( Full Answer )

How do you go about Step parent adoption in pa?

If you can have the biological father voluntarily sign a consent to the adoption and termination of his rights, this is helpful. Otherwise, you would need to file a petition with the Orphans Court in your county for an involuntary termination of the biological father's rights based on the PA code (r ( Full Answer )

What is the emotional stage for a child who has been adopted toward the birth parent?

Answer . The emotional state of anyone who is adopted varies from one person to the next - there is no set "norm". Factors involved include whether the child knows he or she is adopted, whether he or she knows and/or interacts with the birth parent, the maturity of the child, the "stability" of ( Full Answer )

Can you be adopted by a step parent and undo the adoption?

I know for a fact that in Florida you can not undo the adoption or terminate your parental rights, unless someone else is willing to adopt the child. I told an attorney what my wife had told me, prior to adopting her daughter, that if I adopted her and we divorced I could terminate my parental right ( Full Answer )

How old does a child have to be to decide if they want to be adopted by a step parent without consent of the birth parent?

That would all depend upon what state you are in, what are the circumstances surrounding the adoption. Has the parental rights of natural parents been terminated? In Oklahoma if the child is under the age of 18, a natural parent has to be notified of adoption proceedings.. That would all depend upo ( Full Answer )

Could you please help meI have an adopted sister and only knowthat she was born in a nuns convert in the 1960's our father was not on the birth certificate but i know the mother name?

Without knowing what state the adoption took place in, it's hard to give you an in-depth answer. Each state has different laws regarding adoption. I'd suggest you visit this page: On the left hand side of the page, click on the link that reads 'SEARCHERS' Tha ( Full Answer )

When adopting internationally do the adoptive parents meet the birth parents?

Well it depends. Some of the time (or most) someone from the adoption agency (the person setting up the adoption) will go and get the child then bring them home. Sometimes one or both people who are adopting the child may go with that person to get the child and meet the parent.

How can a birth parent explain adoption to their child?

tell him/her the reason why you gave them up (e.g i was very young when you were born, too young to look after you and give you a proper life, the life you deserve, so i had to give you to someone else, someone i knew could give you a good life) tell him/her how much you care about them try and be ( Full Answer )

What are your rights if you are the birth parent in an open adoption?

A parent should have the right:. To make the placement decision in a fully informed manner, devoid of pressure or coercion. . To reconsider an adoption plan at any point prior to the legal finalizing of the relinquishment. . To be informed from the start of any monetary expectations - such as rep ( Full Answer )

Biological father deceased not on birth certificate can step father adopt?

A child may be adopted by someone else whether or not the biological parents are alive. If they are alive permission is required. Much depends on who is the legal guardian. Consulting a solicitor/lawyer would be advisable.. In the case mentioned in the question, the step-father can adopt as he is m ( Full Answer )

Can you make your adopted birth parents the guardian?

If you are a adopted minor it is your adoptive parents that areyour guardians. The court is the only one who can take away andgive guardianship. Once your birth parents signed the papers theyagreed to never getting their parental rights back. The courtsdon't allow it.

Do adopted kids find their birth parents?

Sometimes I just found out that the male listed on my long form birth certificate is not my father but rather the ex-husband that she was separated from at the time. They did not list father if they were not married. In the seventies it was common for the Judge to legally lie on the paperwork, it ( Full Answer )

Who has custody when both of the parents names are on the birth certificate?

Generally, if the parents are unmarried the mother has sole custody and control in most states until the father can establish his paternity. Once paternity is established in court, the father can request visitations or custody through the court. If the mother retains physical custody she can request ( Full Answer )

How do you apply for your BIRTH certificate if adopted?

If you were adopted, your birth certificate was modified so that your adoptive parents are listed as your parents. If you are wondering how to learn the identity of your birth parents, start with contacting the agency through which you were adopted.

If adoptive parents lied to an adult adoptee about the birth parents rights having been terminated to manipulate the adult into consenting to the adoption can this be grounds to overturn?

Yes it can be overturned as long as you have proof that the birth parents was manipulated into giving the child up for adoption through falsified information about the parents rights being terminated. It would be a long process, but as long as you have proof shouldn't be difficult. It's strange for ( Full Answer )

What name goes on the birth certificate of unwed parents?

That is usually a matter of choice. Most usually if the parents are together the child usually gets the fathers family name but if they're no longer a couple then most usually the child gets the mothers name providing of course that she wants to keep the child.

Are adoptive parents callef step parents?

No, step parents are parents who live with the other parent, married or not, and who is not your biological parent or foster parent. An adoptive parent is your full parent, just like a biological one. You will inherit them and carry their name.

How do you adopt your son's 19 year old friend who's parents have disowned him in the UK?

At 19 you do not need to adopt your son's old friend, but if he does not have the money to come to live with you then send him a one way ticket to get to you and he can either live with you or anywhere he likes. He will need help getting a passport in order to come live with you. Be wary and find ou ( Full Answer )

How do I go about dropping the hyphen from my son's name there is no father on the birth certificate and no paternity established?

If he is more than a year old, you would have to go to court to legally have his name changed. Answer In the United States, once his birth certificate has been registered in the vital records that will be his legal name unless it is changed officially through a court order. Each state has it ( Full Answer )

How can you communicate with your birth parents if you are adopted?

Unless you have a open adoption you are not supposed to. At 18 you can try to find them or they can try to find you. if you have a open adoption you need to speak to your parents how much contact they allow. It's all up to them as long as you are a minor.

In Florida is it illegal for the birth mother to put the adoptive mother's name on the birth certificate?

Yes. It is illegal to falsify information on a legal document. The information you provide on the birth certificate must be accurate. An original birth certificate is issued before an adoption and it shows the identity of the biological parents. That record is sealed until opened by a court order. ( Full Answer )

Can a teenage mothers parents adopt the baby if no father is on birth certificate?

If the mother agrees, however if the father is known, it would be best to have his cooperation as he would have to voluntarily relinquish his parental rights in order for such an adoption to take place. The court will make every effort to notify the father of the pending adoption including, in most ( Full Answer )

Does it matter to put Mr. in my son's birth certificate?

Yes. You should not place Mr. anywhere in your son's name or it will become part of his legal name. It is unnecessary and silly to use Mr., Miss, or any such other title on a birth certificate.