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