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single never married?

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#1 sandrabartman

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Posted 26 May 2018 - 04:34 AM

Hello:

 

I have noticed some of my ancestors never married.  I am sure for a variety of reasons. Is there a way I can show in RootsMagic 7 that a person never married without color coding?  

 

Sandra



#2 zhangrau

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Posted 26 May 2018 - 05:51 AM

I use a Custom Fact Type for this situation:

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Name: Died Without Issue
Abbrev: d.s.p.
Fact type: Personal
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Use
  Date: Yes
  Place: No
  Description: No
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Sentence template:
[Person] died without issue (d.s.p. = without descendants; also o.s.p.).


#3 Nettie

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Posted 26 May 2018 - 07:40 AM

Thanks zhangrau for the suggestion.  I have in the past, not even acknowledged the death without issue.    I did activate the Description for the family view card, so if I did not have a divorce date or other fact listed, having a non published description is a good way to tag a To Do item.

 

Thanks again...


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