What does “invalid” mean when trying to merge two people?w

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When trying to merge the following, I get a message that it is invalid.  What does this mean?  I know, for certain, that the two are the same person, one before marriage and one after marriage.

Elizabeth PARKINS Mayes  PARKINS-133

Elizabeth PARKINS  PARKINS-24

Thank you for your help!
in Policy and Style by Dolores Pringle G2G2 (2.6k points)

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It is because you are using all caps in the names, which does not match Parkins.
by Patricia Roche G2G6 Pilot (457k points)
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