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The Daily Genealogist: Creating Your Baby's Last Name? Tennessee Says No

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Creating Your Baby's Last Name? Tennessee Says No
NPR's Morning Edition radio program reported on a couple who wanted to give their baby a "meshed" version of their surnames but hadn't realized that a 1970s Tennessee law prohibited such practices.


Posted by Jean Powers at 09/22/2014 09:19:10 AM | 


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