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Fathers name?

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Hello everyone
I have a newbie question that I suspect may have been asked a million times so please forgive me.
If I have a birth certificate with only the childs name on it and the birth registry index only has the mother's maiden name where do I look to find the fathers full name?
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Ladybird1300

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If it only has the mother's maiden name then the child is probably illegitimate, does the child have the same surname name as the mother??

Amanda
 
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Thank you for the replies, since posting I've found out there are 2 types of birth certificate! ( doh! told you I was new to this)we have the 'short' version , obviously the 'long ' one will have the info we're after.
Every day is a school day😊.
Thank you again , nice to know there are people out there to help us 'beginners'
 

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