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Name on birth certificate / Other names used

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Hey everyone.



Me and my partner have applied this week for my K1 visa and we are now just playing the waiting game, I think we have put together a great packet and I'm not too worried about being able to prove the legitimacy of our relationship.



However there is one thing that is bugging me now as I assemble some of the things I will need later down the line for my interview, I just got my birth certificate from my mother (I'm originally from the UK) and realized that my name on my Birth Certificate is the wrong spelling of my name, when my Dad registered me as a baby he spelled my name as Graham instead of Graeme and they ended up getting a document to change it legally when I was a child (called a deed poll)



Now, here is my issue. I did not put the name "Graham" in the "Other names used" box on my application since I totally forgot it had ever happened and NONE of the forms/documents/passports I have ever possessed have used that name (everything has Graeme on it) it is only my birth certificate with that name on. I'm worried that even if I bring my birth certificate and name change documents to the interview and explain what happened that I'm going to get screwed for omitting information on the initial application.



Does anybody have any advice? I'm going stir crazy obsessing over this!



Many thanks.


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