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From: Shona Young <>
Subject: Re: [nz] Family trees online
Date: Mon, 22 Aug 2011 10:07:17 +1000
References: <ADB0FCE199074EB2BB282CCD17A5144D@ROSIE>
In-Reply-To: <ADB0FCE199074EB2BB282CCD17A5144D@ROSIE>


Hi Allan, and list,
And when presented with the correct information along with documents etc,
refuse to change their details online...very frustrating.
Cheers,
Shona

On 22 August 2011 09:54, Allan Steel <> wrote:

> Hi folks,
> Just found yet another site with a family tree which includes a small part
> of one of my close families.
>
> Interestly but not surprising the few parts that relate to me were mainly
> wrong and when I contacted the tree owner, who is a New Zealander, his
> excuse was that if he doesn't put the information on the site people such as
> me will not have the chance to update it!!
>
> A poor reason to post the tree but a warning once again not to rely on
> other peoples trees but find your own proof before accepting details
> regarding your family research.
>
> He appears to be another who just wants to build a large tree and show it
> off on the web. He is very distantly related in some way to my family.
>
> Remember check and check again before believing.
>
> Regards
> Allan
>
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