Jump to content


Splitting a tree

  • Please log in to reply
1 reply to this topic

#1 Roy Churchill

Roy Churchill

    New Member

  • Members
  • Pip
  • 3 posts

Posted 08 January 2018 - 07:50 AM

I have one tree/database containing both my Paternal and Maternal family (containing approx1500 people). I was thinking of maybe spitting into two separate trees - is this a good and idea and how is it best done in roots 7 please. Thanks you. 

#2 zhangrau


    Advanced Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 1248 posts

Posted 08 January 2018 - 10:18 AM

If you search these forums for keywords like "single tree" and "separate trees" you'll get a variety of opinions. I prefer all of my data in a single RM database, while other users prefer to use multiple smaller databases. There is no single "right" approach, although each researcher will have their preference. This is a well-discussed topic.


http://forums.rootsm...rate +databases




http://forums.rootsm...rate +databases