Correct parents

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Hello all!

Was trying to merge these duplicates (Collier-1481 and Collier-3547), but the parents are different.

Does anyone want to take a crack at figuring out which parents are correct? 

Thanks!

WikiTree profile: Thomas Collier
in Genealogy Help by Sarah Callis G2G6 Pilot (114k points)
Hi Sarah, I"ve proposed merges for

https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Collier-3532

https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Collier-3510

and the duplicate fathers:

https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Collier-1481

https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Collier-3547

The parents on Collier-3547 are not even close to correct since Thomas was born in Illinois, not Ireland. I've added more sources to Collier-1481 to show the correct information. His parents ARE correct. The parents on Collier-3547 need to be merged away since they don't belong to this family. I hope that all made sense.

Thanks! Emma

2 Answers

+2 votes
It appears they may be two different people, one born in Ireland and one in Illinois.
by Gillian Causier G2G6 Pilot (245k points)
+2 votes
I saw the merge and am working on the duplicate parents on up the line right now. there's a disagreement on parents, but I'll see if I can sort it out.
by Emma MacBeath G2G6 Pilot (790k points)
I've got it sorted--pretty easy once you look at the records, but it will be a bit to clear up. Doing so now...

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