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Subject: Re: [RMagic] "Living" vs. "Private"
Date: Tue, 2 Aug 2005 10:06:02 -0700
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From: "Jerry Bryan" <>
Sent: Tuesday, August 02, 2005 9:48 AM
Subject: [RMagic] "Living" vs. "Private"
> On several occasions, someone has written to me because a relative of
> theirs was listed as "Living" in a privatized Web site, and the person was
> actually no longer living. Typically, the person in question might have
> died in the last two or three years. It's hard to identify all such
> deaths, especially for distantly related collateral lines.
> There seems to be some objection to having a deceased person listed as
> "Living". So as a suggestion for a future release, would it be possible
> to have an option where the word "Private" is used rather than "Living"?
> "Living" could still be the default, but it would be nice to have an
> Jerry Bryan
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