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JOINT AFFIDAVIT OF LEGITIMATION

We, ______________ and _____________, both of legal age, Filipinos, husband


and wife, respectively, and presently residing at ____________________________, after
having been duly sworn to in accordance with law hereby depose and state:

1. We are the biological parents of _______________, who was born on


04 July 2006 in _________ as evidenced by attached copy of the
child’s Birth Certificate, made an integral part hereof as Annex “A”.

2. At the time of his birth, we, the biological parents, were not yet
married, hence his status in the original birth certificate was entered
as Illegitimate.

3. At the time of the conception of our child, there was no legal


impediment for us to contract marriage.

4. We contracted marriage on 15 December 2016 in ___________ which


marriage was solemnized by Regional Trial Court Judge,
____________________________, as evidenced by the attached
Marriage contract, made an integral part hereof as Annex “B”.

5. By virtue of our subsequent marriage, the said child is now


legitimated by operation of law, particularly, Article 177 of the
Family Code of the Philippines.

6. Hence, we are executing this affidavit to attest to the foregoing facts,


for purposes of proper recording of his legitimation in his civil
registry documents and to enable him to bear the surname of his
father and be entitled to all the rights of a legitimated child and for
whatever legal purpose this may serve.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, we hereby affix our signatures this


___________________ at ____________________________.

_______________________ ______________________
Affiant Affiant
ID No.________________ License ID No.____________
Issued by:_____________ Issued by:________________
Issued on:_____________ Issued on:________________

SUBSCRIBED AND SWORN to before me this ____________________ at


________________________. Affiants exhibiting the above competent pieces of evidence
of their identity.

Doc No._______;
Page No.______;
Book No. ______;
Series of 2018.