Where is the birth certificate number located on a Virginia birth certificate?

Answer According to the Virginia Office of Vital Records, the State File Number (SFN) is the unique number printed on every birth certificate in the State of Virginia. The first three digits on the Virgin... Read More »

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Is a certificate of live birth the same as a birth certificate in Hawaii?

A certificate of live birth is an authentic birth certificate in the state of Hawaii. The certificate of live birth is a valid government document that provides more genealogical information than b... Read More »

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.

Can the birth father later reverse the adoption of your son if he is not on the birth certificate?

Can a father who isn't on a child's birth certificate take them from the birth mother?

United States First let's clear the question of legal authority: a father cannot "take" children from their mother. Laws that allowed that degree of authority by a man over a woman have been off th... Read More »