Gender removal after change in Last Name at Birth?

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After adopting a profile and correcting the Last Name at Birth, the gender of the person was removed.

This has happened a few times and seems to be a glitch.

Can this be investigated and be fixed.

Thanks

Esmé
asked in WikiTree Tech by Esmé van der Westhuizen G2G6 Mach 8 (83.6k points)
retagged by Abby Glann

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I'll put it on our list, Esme. Thanks!
answered by Abby Glann G2G6 Pilot (375k points)
selected by Robin Lee
I realized it only happens when I changed the LNAB to Unknown.
The same glitch still exists - I have come across a few today again

Here is a profile where the LNAB should be changed to Unknown

https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Dyer-816
Esmé, could you give me an example of a profile where the gender got removed after a merge? I've tried to recreate the glitch but I haven't been able to.

Jamie, I have not changed https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Dyer-816 to Unknown yet so so can try it and see if you get the same result

The Profile states - (Nee?) so it has to be changed to Unknown

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