Name Change Legal Questions and Answers
Can I change my son's last name from his biological father in Oklahoma?
Can I change my son's last name from his biological dad's to mine without his consent in Oklahoma? We were never married and he is not on the birth certificate.05/18/2017 | Category: Name Change | State: Oklahoma | #37370
How can I revert my name to my name before adoption in Missouri?
Okay so I was adopted when I was eight and my adoptive parents changed my name is there anyway I could change my name back to my birth name. Also I am trying to find my younger brother how do I go about doing that?05/10/2017 | Category: Name Change | State: Missouri | #36948
How can I change my son's name in Iowa?
My son has his bio dads last name. He really wants Our entire families last name hyphenated with his current last name. how do I go about doing this in Iowa? I’m married and have other children with my current husband. our names all match. My son doesn't feel like a part of us.05/09/2017 | Category: Name Change | State: Iowa | #36944
How do I change the name of my 13 year old daughter if her Father is deceased?
My 13 year old daughter has known another man as her father since she was 12 months old. She met her biological father in 2016 for the first time he was died in a car accident a few months later. She has always had her biological fathers last name but has been asking to change her last name way before she met her biological father. She continues to ask and both I and her fathe...04/21/2017 | Category: Name Change | State: Texas | #36102
How do I change or amend my birth certificate to the name I have used for 35 years?
My husband was adopted by his stepfather when he was very young. He went to live with his biological father as a teenager. His biological father told him that he had his name changed back to his original birthname.My husband has been going by his biological last name for over 35 years. He applied for his birth certificate to get his passport and found out his biological father...03/11/2017 | Category: Name Change | State: South Carolina | #33762
My 21 year old son wants to change his last name to my maiden name. Can he do that?
My 21 year old son wants to change his last name to my maiden name. Can he do that?03/08/2017 | Category: Name Change | State: Indiana | #33600
Where should I make an application for changing our minor child’s name?
My husband and I are thinking of changing our baby’s name. She’s is 1 year old. Where should I make an application for name change? We live in Georgia.02/27/2017 | Category: Name Change | State: Georgia | #32957
Will the court grant a name change of a person who was convicted of kidnapping?
Last week, my friend was released from a prison in West Virginia. He completed the punishment for kidnapping a child and demanding money from the parents. He doesn’t want to be known by his old name. Will the court grant his name change if he files an application for a name change?02/22/2017 | Category: Name Change | State: West Virginia | #32652
Can a person, who was convicted of murder and is released from jail, legally change his name?
My husband has been released from jail now. He was convicted of murdering his friend by poison. Moving forward we want to live peacefully. Can he change his name so that we can live without the burden of his past?02/22/2017 | Category: Name Change | State: West Virginia | #32651
Can a sex offender change his name?
One of my old drivers is a registered sex offender. He was convicted of a sex crime act and is placed on the Sexual Offender Registry. He has been released on parole now. Can he change his name through court?02/22/2017 | Category: Name Change | State: West Virginia | #32650