Order of married and surname in females

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I have Lily (Pomeroy) Patterson as one of my UK ancestors. As her MS was Pomeroy, should this not be Lilly (Patterson) Pomeroy? This way, she will show up as a Pomeroy on my watchlist.
WikiTree profile: Lily Patterson
in The Tree House by Chris Adam G2G5 (5.6k points)
She was Lilly Patterson, formerly Pomeroy, when she died, so the way it displays is correct.
Thanks to all who answered. Got it now.

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Try search her name on your watchlist. You can search for either Pomeroy or Patterson and she will show up as both.
by Mark Burch G2G6 Pilot (128k points)

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