With Wifes names do you enter them with their Maiden names

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Hi, I am new to this. My Question is, with Wifes names do you enter them with their Maiden names or do you enter them and include (NEE) after is. WHich is accepted practice.
in Genealogy Help by Peter Hill G2G Crew (300 points)
retagged by Ellen Smith

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Best answer

Hi Peter,

Yes when entering your wife's name you enter her maiden name. (See:Name Field Guidelines ) Than you can use your surname as there current last name.

Welcome to wikitree! If you have any questions feel free to ask here in the g2g section.

Have a great day

by Steve Schmidt G2G6 Pilot (361k points)
selected by Susan Laursen
You can feel free to use nee in the Biography when writing up a Bio for her
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We don't use "nee" on Wikitree. You'll enter the women's names as their maiden name (we call it the LNAB: Last Name At Birth). There are other fields for married surnames, and any other variations.
by Bobbie Hall G2G6 Pilot (163k points)

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