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From: Alfred <>
Subject: Re: [RMagic] 1940 Census custom report
Date: Mon, 27 Feb 2012 10:51:53 -0600
The people who were much older than that, do they have birth and death
facts with dates?
At first glance, my report seems to work with those criteria.
BUT, since I am still living and as yet have no death date, I am not
listed and neither is anyone else who was born before 1941 is still living.
Ruth Stephens wrote:
> Hi all!
> I'm trying to create a custom list for my 1940 census wish-list.
> I have created a report with headings SURNAME, GIVEN NAME, BIRTH DATE and
> DEATH DATE.
> "People to include" > "Select from list" > "Mark group" by data fields >
> "birth date after 1850" *AND* "birth date is before 1941" *AND* "death date
> after 1939"
> This should list anyone who was born between 1851 and 1940 and anyone who
> died in 1940 and later ("the best laid schemes...").
> When created, the report shows ancestors born well before 1850 and my
> cousins born in the 1970's and later.
> Help please!
> Ruth Stephens