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Filed: AOS (apr) Country: Thailand
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He wants to change his name when he comes to the US. How would we go about doing this?


ฉันรักคุณ
K-1
Filed May 2011
116 days to NOA2
4 days for the NVC
74 days to the interview
Interview date: 12/14/11 APPROVED!
POE: 12/16/11
Total days from NOA1 to K-1 Visa in hand: 202
Wedding Date: 12/27/11

AOS
Sent AOS: 4/21/12
NOA1: 4/30/12
RFE: 5/14/12
Biometrics App.: 5/21/12
Sent RFE Response: 5/31/12
Interview: 7/24/12
Approval: 10/12/12

Currently.... they have issued Ice the incorrect GC and we have tried 4 times to fix it. First time they had us send it to the incorrect address. Second time they said we used an expired form, which was the form they gave us. Third time was "oh sorry we lost the last page, can you send it again?." Fourth time is the gov is shut down. Will this ever be corrected in time for Ice to get the permanent GC? Stay tuned to find out. T_T

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I believe when you apply for the marriage license, this is when you are able to change your name. Are you talking about first name? Or last name?

I work at a Chinese company, and everyone here has an english name and a Chinese name. Depends on what you need it for. :)

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Filed: IR-1/CR-1 Visa Country: China
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Usually, a name change can be started with the county courthouse, is a 'name change petition/document' that is filed with the court.

Once ya got that, can show the stamped document to every entity that needs to see it (SSA, DMV, Bank, etc)

Check yer county courthouse, inquire it's procedures, soonish ?


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Filed: K-1 Visa Country: Thailand
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Yes, you can just change it once you marry. My wife changed both her first and last. Then once you get your license you can change the SS card name, and put the new name on all the docs when you adjust status.


AOS Mailed 5-02-2010

NOA1 5-12-2010

Forward CSC 6-06-2010

Biometrics 6-16-2010

AOS Touch 7-10-2010

EAD Approve 7-21-2010

EAD Arrival 7-30-2010

Greencard Approve 9-08-2010

Greencard Arrives 9-15-2010

No Interview

ROC Mailed 6-12-2012

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Filed: AOS (apr) Country: Vietnam
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They would not allow my wife to change her first name when we got married.. she had no problem taking my surname.. she had to change it when we did AOS before it could be recognized by anyone else..


"Every one of us bears within himself the possibilty of all passions, all destinies of life in all its forms. Nothing human is foreign to us" - Edward G. Robinson.

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Filed: AOS (apr) Country: Thailand
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It would be my future husband, and he wants to change first and last name. Is that going to be complicated?


ฉันรักคุณ
K-1
Filed May 2011
116 days to NOA2
4 days for the NVC
74 days to the interview
Interview date: 12/14/11 APPROVED!
POE: 12/16/11
Total days from NOA1 to K-1 Visa in hand: 202
Wedding Date: 12/27/11

AOS
Sent AOS: 4/21/12
NOA1: 4/30/12
RFE: 5/14/12
Biometrics App.: 5/21/12
Sent RFE Response: 5/31/12
Interview: 7/24/12
Approval: 10/12/12

Currently.... they have issued Ice the incorrect GC and we have tried 4 times to fix it. First time they had us send it to the incorrect address. Second time they said we used an expired form, which was the form they gave us. Third time was "oh sorry we lost the last page, can you send it again?." Fourth time is the gov is shut down. Will this ever be corrected in time for Ice to get the permanent GC? Stay tuned to find out. T_T

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Filed: AOS (apr) Country: Vietnam
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It would be my future husband, and he wants to change first and last name. Is that going to be complicated?

It could be.. He needs to do what Darnell said above..


"Every one of us bears within himself the possibilty of all passions, all destinies of life in all its forms. Nothing human is foreign to us" - Edward G. Robinson.

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Filed: K-1 Visa Country: Thailand
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Yeah, it probably depends on the state/county/parrish. I'd follow what Darnell said


AOS Mailed 5-02-2010

NOA1 5-12-2010

Forward CSC 6-06-2010

Biometrics 6-16-2010

AOS Touch 7-10-2010

EAD Approve 7-21-2010

EAD Arrival 7-30-2010

Greencard Approve 9-08-2010

Greencard Arrives 9-15-2010

No Interview

ROC Mailed 6-12-2012

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