Should the baptismal name or the name the person used be the top heading?

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Generally speaking, for public people you'll see the "Formal First Name" and for private people you'll see the "Preferred First Name".

For more information see the following help page:

https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Help:Name_Displays#Name_Display_Forms

by Rubén Hernández G2G6 Pilot (704k points)
selected by Susan Laursen
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The Last Name at Birth (LNAB) is the name which defines the profile. Current last name and other names will also show in the «heading» when you look at a profile.
by Lynda Crackett G2G6 Pilot (630k points)

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