Padraic wrote: . In the hospital, we use >Baby Girl/Boy (surprise, surprise) for unnamed babies. Jane and >John Doe for unknown adults. > >Padraic.> Some years back, when a friend of mine got a copy of his birth certif. in order to apply for a passport, he was chagrined to discover his legal name was "Baby Boy Lewis"-- his parents hadn't decided on a name at the time the paperwork was done!!