by Romana M. Brown on Jun 14, 2018 Birth Certificate
Gender, race, and even date of birth aren't the only areas where identity, as officially stated on a birth certificate, has been shown to be mutable. Following adoption, birth parents' names on U.S. birth certificates may be replaced with adoptive parents' names.
Marriage _ In some states, the marriage license process may involve proving identity by providing a birth certificate. This only makes sense because the marriage license is a very important document that is used for legal purposes beyond just getting married.