WHAT happens to "living" profiles when PM dies or "goes inactive' long term?

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So far as I can recall, "Living" profiles are obliterated if the PM dies or "goes inactive" for some unspecified long period of time.  I am talking about the Black Padlock ones.

Was contacted by a newbie who is also a cousin 3C2R and so far 99% her contributions are "Living". And yes, she could live to be 100, but ... Granted, she's 20 yrs give or take younger than I am, but still ...

And I'd like to make her aware of this "obliteration" situation
in WikiTree Help by Susan Smith G2G6 Pilot (253k points)
retagged by Ellen Smith

1 Answer

+16 votes
Best answer

If the private profiles have another user on the Trusted List, that user becomes the PM.

For all the profiles without another member on the trusted list, they get deleted unless the user has told us what to do with them. You can see more info at https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Help:Advance_Directive

by Jamie Nelson G2G6 Pilot (265k points)
selected by Susan Smith
Okay, Jaime, I have sent a private message to her. We'll see how it goes - she's strong minded -- just about everyone of my relatives are that way, LOL, soooo ...

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