When your married and you have a child does your child have to take the fathers last name?
That decision is up to the parents. There is no law that covers this situation if the mother has not taken her husband's name in marriage.
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?
In 1962 what were the requirement for a last name on a birth certificate the mother was previously married not to father of child would she have to give her married name the new fathers name or he?
I married a man from Central Amer and I'm from the US He has two last names His fathers and his mothers I took the fathers last name I dont like having different last names can he legally change?
Can the baby have the fathers last name in the united kingdom if he doesnt sign the birth certificate?
What is a fathers right in the state of Florida if the parents are not married nor has the child been legitimized and he signed the birth certificate and has the fathers last name?
Is it LEGAL to give a baby a last name that is neither the mothers OR fathers last name just a random last name is this possible?
My daughter has my last name, her dad isn't on the birth certificate but he does pay child support. can i change her last name when i get married and how? My daughter has my last name, her dad isn't on the birth certificate but he does pay child support. can i change her last name when i get married and how?
If not married does the father have to be present to be on birth certificate and can baby have fathers last name?
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…
Father isn't on birth certificate but has last name can he order a paternity test for rights to child?
If a female is married and pregnant with someone else's baby does she have to give the baby her husband's last name?
No the last name of the child's would be the biological fathers or her maiden name. If your husband wants your child to share his last name, he will have to go through an adoption process and have the name changed in court. It's a fairly simple hearing if all individuals participating are present and in agreement.
If you are married and have a child who has final say on the baby's last name if the husband and wife can not agree on a last name?
I'm not sure if this is the policy in every state, but the mother can give her baby her last name or the fathers, whichever she chooses. The father doesn't have to sign the birth certificate. This seems strange, i know. But with my children, my husband wasn't there and i filled everything out myself in the hospital. My sister had a child with her boyfriend at the time, and she decided to give the…
In Texas if a woman gives birth to another mans child while married what last name is given if the paternal father is present and wants his last name given?
If paying child support should my child have my last name She has her mother's name now. We were never married.?
An unwed mother has complete control over what to name the child. She should give the child her own last name since it is likely she will have complete responsibility for the child. If the parents are not married now it is unlikely they will ever be. The father can list his name on the birth certificate. If he wants the child to have his last name then he should marry the mother and take…