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From: Lee Hoffman <>
Subject: Re: [TMG] Exporting Witness Tags
Date: Tue, 16 Jul 2002 09:06:27 -0400
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In-Reply-To: <006c01c22cb6$a0709d00$13052cd5@fixe>

Sylvain Peyrichou wrote:
>At the reverse : witnesses can be included in a gedcom file
>Gedcom standard is explicite with a clear exemple.
>Witness means a relation between persons and the tag 'ASSO' is designed for.
>With additionnal tags the association can be fully described by relation
>(witness as many others), reference of the concerned person and object of
>the relation ( person, family ...). Note and source can be added if
>suitable. There is no limitation for the number of ASSO in the same record.
>Few programms comply with this rule and TMG is NOT one of these.

The GEDCOM tag "ASSO" is the same as the TMG tag "Associatn". As with the
Census tag, you would need to enter any Witnesses in the Tag Memo field to
export them to GEDCOM.

Lee Hoffman/KY
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