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Have you ever had your child's name changed or wanted to?

I want to change my son's name because he is named after his dad. It seems as though I need the dad's permission or have to prove him as unfit. 1) Has anyone had any luck changing their child's name without the father? 2) Are names important to you?

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Queentdi

Asked by Queentdi at 7:02 AM on Mar. 20, 2010 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • how old is this child, what does he think about it?
    if you are just wanting to change it because you no longer like the dad I think you are being childish.
    but to answer you question, I have not done so, by my baby brother's first name was william after my dad, when even my dad didn't like the idea. I told my mom that my brother didn't look like a william or bill so I always used his middle name.
    it stuck. :)
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:18 AM on Mar. 20, 2010

  • I changed my daughter's last name to my maiden name when I had my ex-husband's parental rights revoked.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:10 PM on Mar. 20, 2010

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