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From: "Jerry Criner" <>
Subject: Re: [FreeHelp] Danger to living family members
Date: Sat, 6 Jul 2002 00:36:23 -0500
References: <00ae01c22488$63297a10$f0ba8ec6@emmsie>

Either you have the free promulgation of information, or you choose
censorship. And who is going to tell you what you can publish or say? That's
why we have the U.S. Constitution--to protect us from those who would decide
FOR us.
Jerry Criner


There is no king who has not had a slave among his ancestors, and no slave
who has not had a king among his. ~ Helen Keller
----- Original Message -----
From: "Ron Lankshear (in Sydney)" <>
To: <>
Sent: Friday, July 05, 2002 7:59 PM
Subject: Re: [FreeHelp] Danger to living family members

> No I think not.
> Many people strongly object to finding information about themselves being
> included without their knowledge.
> I advised a far removed cousin that a blood relative of his had his name
> web and he has not spoken to me since - it shocked him.
> Then as someone else said he found his deceased wife recorded as LIVING by
> someone which shocked him.
> So as far I can see it is Best to remove all Living people from Gedcom
> anywhere near the web.
> In another view - I am bored by trees that show LIVING etc without
> else - what is the point?
> Ron Lankshear - Sydney Aust
> (from Shepherds Bush & Chiswick)
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Carl P. Cardey" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Saturday, July 06, 2002 8:27 AM
> Subject: Re: [FreeHelp] Danger to living family members
> > Susan, Most (they should) people who put their family data bases up
> > online somewhere, clean the detail information off, before they add the
> > db's. That way only the name is included, but no details. Are you
> saying
> > that is not even acceptable?
> >
> > Carl Cardey

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