Can you put any last name on baby's birth certificate?

Answer Most states require the last name of one or the other parent. In some countries, unless otherwise specified the child's name defaults to the last name of the mother. In most countries the father's ... Read More »

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When there is no father listed on birth certificate can a mother change the last name of her child to the step parents last name?

My son was adopted by my husband and now has a birth certificate with my husbands last name on it can people tell that he was adopted by this new certificate?

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How do I change the last name on a birth certificate due to an error?

The procedure for changing a name (first, last or both) on a birth certification varies slightly from state to state within the U.S. Individual state procedures will be the same, regardless of the ... Read More »

If the fathers name was never on the birth certificate and he was in another state can the teenage unwed mother give the child her stepdads last name in Michigan?

No. If the Bio father doesn't file the name change with you, you will have to give information so that he can be notified. That would include his name and his current or last known address (if you ... Read More »