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Hello.

I am getting a head start on the DS 230...my trouble is with question #29, which states:

List Names, Dates and Places of Birth and Addresses of ALL children.

My husband (beneficiary) has a daughter. She is already a permanent resident in the USA. Although we won't be petitioning her, I know she must be listed in this section, but we do not have an address (due to baby mamma drama). Is it possible to write unknown or just the city and state? Will that create any problems?

Thanks for any help!


5/22/2009 - Met

8/12/2011 - Married

USCIS

9/13/2011 - Mailed I-30

9/15/2011 - NOA1

3/19/2012 - NOA2

NVC

4/02/2012 - NVC received case

4/13/2012 - Case # assigned

4/15/2012 - Emailed DS-3032---->received auto response

4/17/2012 - AOS bill received & paid

4/18/2012 - AOS shows as PAID

4/19/2012 - AOS package mailed

4/20/2012 - AOS package delivered to NVC

4/23/2012 - AOS package accepted

4/23/2012 - Checklist received for DS-3032

4/23/2012 - DS-3032 emailed again---->received auto response

4/30/2012 - DS-3032 hard copy mailed

5/01/2012 - Received response about DS-3032 emailed on 4/23/2012, but not an actual acceptance...WTH?

5/01/2012 - DS-3032 delivered to NVC

5/08/2012 - DS-3032 emailed yet again!----> received auto response

5/14/2012 - DS-3032 FINALLY accepted

5/14/2012 - IV bill received & paid

5/14/2012 - IV package sent

5/15/2012 - IV bill shows as PAID

5/15/2012 - IV package delivered to NVC

5/23/2012 - Case complete

6/01/2012 - Interview date assigned for ----> July 23rd

7/09/2012 - Medical

7/23/2012 - Interview -----> Approved

7/25/2012 - Passport Received

7/27/2012 - POE (JFK)

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Hello.

I am getting a head start on the DS 230...my trouble is with question #29, which states:

List Names, Dates and Places of Birth and Addresses of ALL children.

My husband (beneficiary) has a daughter. She is already a permanent resident in the USA. Although we won't be petitioning her, I know she must be listed in this section, but we do not have an address (due to baby mamma drama). Is it possible to write unknown or just the city and state? Will that create any problems?

Thanks for any help!

If you are 100% sure of the city and state, write the city and state. If you are less than 100% sure, then you would write "last known" before writing the city and state. If a specific address is asked for (i.e. number and street), but you don't know it, then you don't know it and would write "unknown."


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If you are 100% sure of the city and state, write the city and state. If you are less than 100% sure, then you would write "last known" before writing the city and state. If a specific address is asked for (i.e. number and street), but you don't know it, then you don't know it and would write "unknown."

Thank you!


5/22/2009 - Met

8/12/2011 - Married

USCIS

9/13/2011 - Mailed I-30

9/15/2011 - NOA1

3/19/2012 - NOA2

NVC

4/02/2012 - NVC received case

4/13/2012 - Case # assigned

4/15/2012 - Emailed DS-3032---->received auto response

4/17/2012 - AOS bill received & paid

4/18/2012 - AOS shows as PAID

4/19/2012 - AOS package mailed

4/20/2012 - AOS package delivered to NVC

4/23/2012 - AOS package accepted

4/23/2012 - Checklist received for DS-3032

4/23/2012 - DS-3032 emailed again---->received auto response

4/30/2012 - DS-3032 hard copy mailed

5/01/2012 - Received response about DS-3032 emailed on 4/23/2012, but not an actual acceptance...WTH?

5/01/2012 - DS-3032 delivered to NVC

5/08/2012 - DS-3032 emailed yet again!----> received auto response

5/14/2012 - DS-3032 FINALLY accepted

5/14/2012 - IV bill received & paid

5/14/2012 - IV package sent

5/15/2012 - IV bill shows as PAID

5/15/2012 - IV package delivered to NVC

5/23/2012 - Case complete

6/01/2012 - Interview date assigned for ----> July 23rd

7/09/2012 - Medical

7/23/2012 - Interview -----> Approved

7/25/2012 - Passport Received

7/27/2012 - POE (JFK)

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