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If I was adopted, do I need to put my old name on the passport application?

by Rhonda
(St.Louis , Mo, USA)

Question: If I was adopted, do I need to put my old name on the passport application?


Answer: The name that you put on your passport application should be the same name that is found on your evidence of U.S. citizenship (usually a certified birth certificate) and proof of identification (usually a valid driver's license) at the time you submit your application.

For a full list of acceptable documents, click the link below.

Proof of Citizenship

Proof of Identity

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