Showing adoption in family tree software

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Showing adoption in family tree software

PostAuthor: erich » Mon Nov 07, 2011 8:28 am

Hello everyone, I seem to be always asking questions, and I'm hopeful someone can help me with this please.

It seems that one of my grandparents on my mother's side was adopted, and quite possibly both of them. It seems right that I include at least the adopting parents in the tree - not sure if I should follow them back further or not.

But how to show this on standard family tree computer software, for example, on Ancestry's site? I can show the adoption as an event, but I cannot show the adopting parents on the tree unless I omit the birth parents (if I know them - so far 1 out of 4 is all I have!) and show the adopting parents as if they were the birth parents, which could be misleading. I could make two separate trees I suppose.

Does anyone know how this is usually done and any software which copes with it please?

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Re: Showing adoption in family tree software

PostAuthor: Dizzi R.I.P. » Mon Nov 07, 2011 9:11 am

IS THERE A POSSIBILITY OF PUTTING A ADD+ ON PROFILE
STATING ADOPTED PARENTS ARE ???
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Re: Showing adoption in family tree software

PostAuthor: erich » Tue Nov 08, 2011 12:08 am

I think I can put the information in, but it doesn't show on the tree, only if you open up the person's details.

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PostAuthor: Dizzi R.I.P. » Tue Nov 08, 2011 10:12 pm

ERIC DO YOU HAVE YOUR TREE ON OUR SITE
I JUST LOOKED AT MINE AND DONT KNOW IF POSSIBLE
BUT EACH INDIVIDUAL HAS A TIMELINE COULD ADOPTION BE
ADDED TO TIMELINE

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PostAuthor: Dizzi R.I.P. » Tue Nov 08, 2011 11:30 pm

STU SAID ON OUR TREE
CREATE UNLINKED ADOPTIVE PARENTS
THEN LINK TO CHILD AS ADOPTED
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Re: Showing adoption in family tree software

PostAuthor: Rebs » Tue Nov 08, 2011 11:59 pm

I don't think there are any family tree programs where you are able to show both adopted and birth parents as a visual tree presentation. The handful of folk I know who are adopted and have chosen to follow both lines all have separate trees for the birth and adopted lines, with notes and links to send viewers in either direction.

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PostAuthor: Dizzi R.I.P. » Wed Nov 09, 2011 12:09 am

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PostAuthor: Dizzi R.I.P. » Wed Nov 09, 2011 10:38 pm

WE HAVE A GREAT TREE PROGRAME HERE ERIC
AND ITS FREE
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