[What do I do?] The Wrong John Crandall

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I thought for certain I had found the correct John Crandall when I made a profile for John Independence Crandall (Crandall-1721). I thought, there he is, my ancestor.

Then I started looking through DNA matches recently and realized that John Ransom Crandall (Crandall-2763) and his ancestors are the shared ancestor between multiple of my DNA matches and myself, my sister, my aunt, and my cousin!

What do I do to rectify this in my tree? How do I properly transport the 1900 census over from JIC to JRC? I was so certain of what I had found, too! I sounded so sure of myself in JIC's profile, it's embarrassing!

Edit: I think I fixed them. I think.

WikiTree profile: John Crandall
in Genealogy Help by G. Borrero G2G6 Pilot (109k points)
retagged by David Selman

As have many genealogists before you, you've been "Crandalled."  We've all been there if we have Crandalls. wink

I suspect we've all been there no matter what our ancestors are named!  I know I have … several times, in fact!

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