If there is no father on the birth certificate how do you add one?

Answer Your wife (the widow) will have rights to your property. Her children are not your heirs. But she is allowed to give them anything given to her.Make and iron clad will, with an excellent attorney, ... Read More »

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Does the father have to be there at birth for his name to be on the birth certificate?

No. The parents supply the information that will comprise the birth record. The father can sign it even if he wasn't present at the birth.

What happens if there is no father to name on the birth certificate?

Just the mother's name is perfectly legal. I used artificial insemination, so there was no father. My son's birth certificate has only myself listed. Perfectly legal, never a problem nor question.

How do you adopt your wife's son If there is no father named on the birth certificate?

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 »

Can a stepparent be listed on a birth certificate if the father section is blank and the stepfather is not his biological father?