I Legally Changed My Name.

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 25 People

    It Didn't Fit

    When one begins to transition, most of the time they change their name. But I still honored my mother's wishes, she wanted me to be Katherine Jane, so, that's what I changed it to. It was scary standing in front of that judge though!
    KatieJane KatieJane
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Jun 28, 2009

    My Last Name.

    I did not change my first name or my middle name. I love those like hell. Though I did change my last name. My parents got divorced before I was 6. And my mom waited on changing her last name back to her maiden name until my sister (2 1/2 years younger than me) and I were of an...
    Ariesgrl21 Ariesgrl21
    18-21, F
    Oct 4, 2012

    Holding On to TNT

    Okay my story is boring... I changed my name because I got married. Just the last name but it took 6 months before I did the paper work. Its not that I was hesitant to take my husband's name, is was that I love my name. It had been my name for 30 years and it felt like a part of...
    LLnL LLnL
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Jul 3, 2009

    People Always Asked Me Why I Change My Name...

    im always asked why i changed my name, and quite simply it is because i hated it. my parents choose a name that even my mum admits wasnt very nice, but then says she didnt have a choice my dad choose it. my parents where great when they found out i was changing it, although not...
    jossiemarie jossiemarie
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 23, 2008
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