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From: bob gillis <>
Subject: Re: [TMG] Newbie question on entering cemetery data
Date: Sat, 20 Jan 2001 12:52:03 -0500
I enter a birth tag with a birth date of c Mar 1847 and put a note in
the memo of "as the age at death was recorded as". The source is the
I have many of these explanary notes as text macros for age at death,
age at marriage, age in xxx census. From the SSDI I put in a death tag
with date and place even though the SSDI has last residence. I add: as
this was the last residence per the SSDI.
Chris Stillwell wrote:
> I have the following information:
> "...son David, d. Apr. 24, 1850, aged 13 yrs. & 1 mo."
> I can enter a death event with the exact date and I
> can enter a burial event with a sort date aft 24 Apr
> 1850, but I'm curious as to the best way to enter the
> birth. I can calculate an approximate date from the
> age, but what is the best way to indicate that the
> date is a calculated date? Is there any event type
> that has an input screen that will calculate the birth
> date given the age at time of death?
> Chris Stillwell
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