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Instructions for name change here: https://www.fultoncourt.org/family/forms/P10-NameChangeMinor-Instructions.pdf
However, the acknowledgment of paternity form has a section where the child's name can be changed to reflect the biological father's surname:
please see page 5 of the attached;http://dhs.georgia.gov/sites/dcss.dhs.georgia.gov/files/imported/DHR-OCSE/DHR-OCSE_Paternity_Establishment/Paternity_Establishment_FAQ_01.11.2011.pdf
Requirements of the Legitimation Petition: The petition shall set forth the name, age, and sex of the child, the name of the mother, and, if the father desires the name of the child to be changed, the new name. If the mother is alive, she shall be named as a party and she shall be served and provided an opportunity to be heard. O.C.G.A. §19-7-22.
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