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Old 09-13-07, 09:59 PM
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Being the mother of FOUR 'illiget' babies
 
you need to do what is right for YOU AND YOUR FIANCE! Don't let anyone sway you in what you want to do.

Personally I would hate a wedding where I got eloped and then married at a more 'official' ceremony later (I find that dumb and redundant) and getting married for pregnancy is very disturbing to me too...

I don't consider my children illeget, I've been with their father for 8+ years (and we aren't married for a huge list of issues)

The only difference we had was (in Ohio) if you aren't married the father signs an affidavit that says he is the father. And 2.. if you want to be listed in the local paper, the mother AND father have to go down and show ID AND SAY it is correct.

Again, I'm not out to marry someone because SOMEONE ELSE thinks I should... I love my fiance dearly, and have been together longer than any of his brothers (one who has been married 3 times in the last 8 years) and marriage will not change how we treat, love, act, and live together (everything is in both of our names as it is)

And in Ohio the brithcertificate form I could have wrote Smith instead of their last name. I just went with my fiance's last name, as he is the father (heck what child from a divorced and remarried mother has the same last name??) Seriously..
 
I had NO issues, what so ever (as long as he signed the affidavit.. in not then Ohio has a mandatory Genetic Test)
 

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Old 09-13-07, 11:58 PM
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It's a very personal issue... and one that you should BOTH be in agreement on!!

Good luck with your decision!
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Old 09-14-07, 02:35 PM
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i say do something simple before the baby is born, but hey you gotta do what is best for the two of you.
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Old 09-14-07, 02:48 PM
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He asked an opinion.. I gave MY opinion and how I would handle things.. I didn't say..
"you have to get married before the baby comes"
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Old 09-14-07, 03:17 PM
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Anyone have any idea which local/state agency I could call to get more info on the whole birth certificate/ SS paperwork questions?
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