How can you adopt a child with no known father?

Answer You have to show due diligence in trying to track down the father. This isn't a DiY project, you should speak to an attorney in your area who can assist you through this process. If you're adopting... Read More »

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Child has had no contact with bio father in 3.5 years. Child is 4 and stepfather wants to adopt. Bio father will not voluntary terminate rights. What is the process to have step father adopt?

Ring the Dept for chid Protective Services and ask for relevant forms. They will also let u know of family court forms u need to submit. There is alot involved and some legal advice or a lawyer wou... Read More »

If Father has had nothing to do with child and mother gets married to another man can that man adopt the child?

Step-father, yes ... just "father", at your age of 21, I would think not. When I married recently, my wife's sons are in their higher 20's ... their last names did not change - they keep their pri... Read More »

If a unwed father denies his paternity and child never had his surname can the mother marry and new husband adopt child without consent of father?

Yes He Does If You Didnt File A Government Order For Him To Stay Away. If You Dont Want Him To See Your Child Then Go Get A Court Order.

Can a man who is married adopt a child without his wife if the child has a mother already in other cwords his god daughter has no father he wants to father her in case of anything but she has a mom?

This varies from state to state. You should call an adoption agency or adoption attorney in the state where the child resides.