Who is notable?

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Who decides who qualifies as a 'notable'?  I have a profile for a Royal Navy Commander who is noted for an innovation in the making of sails in the early 19th Century.  Does this qualify as notable?  Profile is https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Cowan-3374.

Any useful hints will be appreciated profusely.
WikiTree profile: Malcolm Cowan
in The Tree House by Living Cowan G2G6 (8.7k points)

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https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Project:Notables#Qualifications_for_Profiles

I looked at the profile and it seems you have a wikisource from a book. I'd add {{Notables Sticker}}.

(Also, the bio has repeated sections  you might wish to edit.)
by Natalie Trott G2G6 Pilot (967k points)
selected by Rubén Hernández
I have gone with your suggestion.  Thanks very much for your thoughts.

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