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Double Entry on Family Tree.

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David

David Report 6 Jan 2013 11:00

I added the mother of my greatgrandfather on my family tree.as she was already listed to that family as his Grandfathers Daughter she now appears twice in the record how can i correct this.Help please.Best Regards Dave.

JoyBoroAngel

JoyBoroAngel Report 6 Jan 2013 11:15

if you cant delete them yourself contact GR
and they will help you all they can

i made a massive mistake researched the wrong Herbet Brown from staffs

and GR deleted 9 months work for me

well done GR for your help :-D :-D

KenSE

KenSE Report 6 Jan 2013 11:38

Delete the mother of your greatgrandfather.
Select your greatgrandfather, then select Add
Select Mother
Select Find Existing
Start typing in the name of his mother and it should find her.
Select her and click Save.

Thelma

Thelma Report 6 Jan 2013 12:45

In my experience you will not be able to delete her because she has a husband and children.
Change her name to something else like,wrong entry.
Now add her as another wife using "Find Existing"
Now click on each child in turn and change mother using "Find Existing"
Now you can delete "wrong entry".

David

David Report 6 Jan 2013 14:49

Thanks All
I will try each of these .options, before contacting GR
Best Regards Dave.

David

David Report 6 Jan 2013 15:17

Dear KenSE and Thelma
I have tried both these options without success,his mother was unmarried so no husband to attach her to.Best Regards Dave.