Marion Ramsdale lists different parents of her death certificate. How to reconcile.

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Marion lists David Boyde as her birth father but Thomas seems to be listed on her online trees.  I do not know how to prove her parentage .Her Victorian death certificate lists David Boyde and Isabella Fefft... Can anyone help me solve this please.
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in Genealogy Help by Ann Green G2G Rookie (280 points)
The data on death certificates is given by the informant who may not have known what his name at birth was. And he may have been called David by his friends and family.
Thank you   Audrey

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According to Scotland births and baptisms at familysearch.org, his name is Thomas.

"Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950," database, FamilySearch(https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XTRR-T2N : accessed 2 May 2016), Marion Boyd, 24 Dec 1822; citing , reference 2:18T3GKH; FHL microfilm 1,067,767.

by Maureen Rosenfeld G2G6 Pilot (204k points)

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