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Data Error 201: Father is self

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Date: 1 Apr 2016
Location: Worldwidemap
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Description of Error - 201: Father is self

This person is recorded as his own father.

Content of info column: Empty

Possible Causes

Most often this happens by merging father and child or adding a parent with the same Wikitree ID as the child by accident. Or adding a child with the same Wikitree ID as the father by accident. It could be also a result of incorrect merge.

Action Steps

Father should be removed or replaced with correct one.

Error Status

For each Error you can set status. You can set it as Corrected, Not corrected, False Error, Proposed merge or just add a Comment.

If there are related errors for the profile, you will also see them on status page.

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Questions and Discussions on this Error

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Technical Stuff

In a father-child relation the two persons must be recorded with different Wikitree ID's. It is checked for all profiles with public tree and defined father-child relations.

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