When did you change your last name on FACEBOOK?!

posted 2 years ago in Etiquette
  • poll: When did you change your name on Facebook?
    Immediately! : (25 votes)
    68 %
    After I was LEGALLY mrs.____ : (8 votes)
    22 %
    I don't remember : (1 votes)
    3 %
    I kept my maiden name! : (3 votes)
    8 %
  • Post # 2
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    344 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: June 2014

    For me it was within the week I was too excited lol!

    Post # 3
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    8425 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper
    • Wedding: April 2013

    I think it was a few days after.  I mailed out all of my paperwork around the same time.

    Post # 4
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    2661 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: May 2014

    I changed it as soon as we were married. 

    Post # 5
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    1779 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: June 2014

    I already changed my name on there but am going to legally change my name this week. I wasn’t comfortable sending out originals of the important docs they require.

    Post # 6
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    8720 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper
    • Wedding: September 2013

    I think a month or two later. I don’t even remember. FB just isnt a thing for me….

    Post # 7
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    1473 posts
    Bumble bee

    I changed it the day after. Couldn’t wait!

    Post # 8
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    6273 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: October 2013

    i didn’t start the process of changing my name legally until we returned from our 2 week honeymoon, but i changed my name on facebook right before we left for our honeymoon.

    Post # 9
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    396 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: July 2012

    The next day from the hotel room before we even went down to breakfast! lol! I was excited!

    Post # 10
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    1287 posts
    Bumble bee

    the night of when we were in our hotel room partying/having some drinks with a few friends.  couldn’t wait to remove my xhusband’s name.

    Post # 11
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    1499 posts
    Bumble bee

    Hmm that’s interesting to think about! I was just going to change it on FB that week, but then my legal name change won’t be for a few months so we have time to deal with getting new passports and id’s etc. Is that weird?

    Post # 12
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    7075 posts
    Busy Beekeeper
    • Wedding: August 2012

    Probably within a few days of being married. I’m not really that crazy on facebook…

    Post # 13
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    4797 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: May 2014

    I haven’t done it yet. I haven’t changed my name anywhere.

    Post # 14
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    2675 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: May 2014 - Madison, WI

    I changed mine the night we were married, it was late and we were back in our hotel room exhausted so but before going to sleep I quick went on and updated to “married” and “new last name”.

    Post # 15
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    2913 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: August 2013 - Wynn Las Vegas

    The day after! 

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