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From: Rick Van Dusen <>
Subject: Re: [TMG] Name changes in narratives
Date: Mon, 21 Mar 2011 15:41:25 -0700
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The adoptive name should be a different Tag Type from the birth name,
and you can search for the alternative Tag Type.

Ian Singer wrote:
> On 3/21/2011 5:02 PM, John Cardinal wrote:
>> The primary name does not have to be her name at birth. That's the usual
>> case, but there are good reasons to use another name, and this is one. My
>> suggestion is to change her primary name to Dorothy Albert Duncan.
> And as we discussed a couple of weeks ago if you make the primary name
> anything other than the birth name you will then have no way of knowing
> what the birth name was, or for which people primary is non birth. I
> changed it for a couple of people and now can not change it back as no
> idea who it applies to.
> Ian Singer

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