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From: "Carol Hall" <>
Subject: Re: [TMG] Alternate parent names
Date: Tue, 13 Apr 2004 14:34:55 -0700
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>>I prefer something like "son of John and Elizabeth (Mason) Anderson."

Eric Haas:
>Create a non-printing name tag for the mother with her maiden name in
>parentheses. Then attach the parents as witnesses to the appropriate
>tag, selecting the appropriate name for the mother.
>
>Presuming you are working with the marriage tag, include the following
>in the Groom's sentence:
>
>". . . married [R:Bride], daughter of [FatherOfBride] and
>[MotherOfBride], . . ."
>
>and, likewise for the Bride's sentence,
>
>". . . married [R:Groom], son of [FatherOfGroom] and [MotherOfGroom],
>. . ."

But won't that give me "son of John Anderson and Elizabeth (Mason)"?

Is there any way to print out just the surname of any of these people?

Carol Hall
Kent WA


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