Do we have a template for flagging profiles of potential living people?

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One thing I'm noticing while working through 902 of AleŇ° Trtnik's database errors project: Many of the orphaned profiles (and even not-orphaned profiles) that have empty dates SEEM to be of living people. 

Do we have a template for identifying/flagging potential living people that need to be dealt with in some way or another? Do we want one? This would be a maintenance template/category, not a template to put on all profiles of living people.

in WikiTree Tech by Jillaine Smith G2G6 Pilot (777k points)
retagged by Ellen Smith

2 Answers

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Could not find a template for this so my answer would be no.

If the profile(s) are open then you could change it to living in edit.
by David Selman G2G Astronaut (1.1m points)
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Hi Jillaine,

We might not want to draw special attention to them if they're situations where sensitive info is being revealed unintentionally. Perhaps you could just keep a list and send them to Paul at paul@?

Thank you!

Chris
by Chris Whitten G2G Astronaut (1.3m points)
heh heh.

there is NO information on these other than a name. (Error code 902 in Ales' new tool.)

But as I poke about online trying to find something about them, it becomes pretty clear that they are living people.

I did google one that turned out to have some sort of conviction recently...

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