Tag: naming-convention

48 When documenting location, should current or historical place names be used? 2012-10-09T23:34:45.993

29 Recording name for infant who died unnamed? 2012-10-18T18:55:47.737

24 Is there a way to store data in software programs that will minimize losses when exporting to GEDCOM? 2012-11-12T11:36:27.960

22 How should I distinguish siblings named identically? 2012-10-11T13:21:44.857

20 How should I record women with unknown maiden name? 2012-10-10T11:48:27.503

16 Which name should be a person's primary name? 2012-10-12T14:59:57.703

15 When documenting location, should my or their native language be used for place names? 2012-10-10T02:58:21.437

15 How do I research Chinese names that have been Americanized? 2012-10-10T03:35:47.803

14 When and Why Did Juniors Stop Being Promoted to Seniors? 2012-10-11T09:41:40.817

13 What is the standard method for recording married names? 2012-11-03T21:10:42.913

13 What is needed in a Name? 2012-12-19T18:37:04.460

12 How do I record names involving adoptions in a family tree? 2012-10-10T14:01:10.090

11 Polish spelling variants for "Yechezkel Fleker" 2012-12-30T20:03:25.827

10 Recording same person as foster and adoption parent in Ancestry.com tree? 2012-10-13T23:27:20.250

10 With generations of multiple marriages and step children, how is this family relationship described? 2012-06-18T05:55:09.363

10 How do I deal with alternative spellings to names? 2012-11-22T00:37:39.183

9 When does an alternate spelling due to spelling reform warrant preservation? 2012-10-24T06:18:23.773

8 Is it OK to use the word "County" in an American place-name? 2013-09-02T10:21:40.503

7 How should I handle French-Canadian "dit" names and variant spellings? 2012-10-10T14:44:00.973

7 Is it proper to record the place name "United States of America" or "USA" as part of a historical event that pre-dates 1776? 2012-10-23T13:36:27.197

7 What are some of the main conventions used in Gramps? 2015-04-14T04:28:59.563

6 How to record "at sea" as a location 2013-04-15T17:51:12.567

5 Spelling alternatives for polish name "Mushke" 2013-09-09T07:18:38.160

5 Inferring father/son relationships from Senior (Sr.) / Junior (Jr.) naming? 2014-07-20T15:19:02.210

5 Did other countries have the concentration of first names that England had in past centuries? 2015-07-05T12:42:27.870

5 How to handle name changes in records? 2016-07-11T16:57:08.093

5 Given Name in parenthesis on Cemetery Stones 2017-08-12T23:53:23.523

4 Middle name or two first names? 2015-01-18T06:10:07.523

4 A standard for names 2015-03-28T20:44:37.557

4 Should suffixes like Jr (Junior) and Sr (Senior) be added to family tree? 2017-01-16T21:50:53.563

3 Place of birth listed on immigration docs but where in Russia is Kosnitza/Kosnitze? 2014-10-30T21:37:04.140

3 In 17th century Scotland/Virginia, could a Jr. have a different name than his father? 2015-08-22T03:21:11.787

2 No first name on baptism record? 2015-11-21T16:32:16.710

2 What is the proper way to denote that a person is known by his/her middle name? 2018-12-22T01:38:51.863

2 Change birth name or use Also Known As 2019-04-17T10:38:36.423

2 Americanization of Polish names 2020-07-03T01:05:12.897

1 Norwegian naming conventions 2019-03-15T19:16:10.927

1 Handling nicknames on Ancestry.com? 2019-04-22T04:11:52.053

1 Catholic naming conventions 2020-08-31T01:12:35.720

0 Am I Hispanic or Caucasian? 2014-11-10T00:19:17.880

0 What does tilde mean at end of yDNA Haplogroup designation? 2020-02-29T20:33:46.013

-1 Duplicate Identities and Persons and Incorrect Records 2017-07-12T01:15:13.947

-4 Relationship between Baldwin II and IV of the Crusades? 2015-05-13T06:50:54.800