I would like to adopt Carter-1137

+2 votes
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Carter-137 is up for adoption. I tried to adopt it and the red block sstates "The profile is not public so it cannot be adopted. This profile fits in my family and I would like to adopt it

Jim Real-44
WikiTree profile: Mattie Houser
in WikiTree Tech by James Real G2G2 (2.9k points)
retagged by Ellen Smith
The lock is yellow

Jim
I submitted a request to unlock it
It is still locked,

When someone abandons a profile why doesn't it become unlocked.

Does it just become locked in as a dead profile?

Jim
It could take up to 24 hours a volunteer team member looks at each request. It may take some time.

1 Answer

+1 vote

If you want to adopt a locked profile, James, you should send an email to info@wikitree.com .


Sometimes an open orphan profile becomes locked after an edit, even if the person is deceased. I believe it is caused by the interaction of the privacy levels of attached profiles.

by Lindy Jones G2G6 Pilot (217k points)

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