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Suggestion 778 Period in Last Name at Birth

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Date: 10 Apr 2020
Location: Worldwidemap
Surnames/tags: data_doctors db_error_778
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Description of Error - 778: Period in Last Name at Birth

The Last name at Birth (LNAB) field contains a period which is not allowed by the WikiTree guidelines.

Content of info column: Last name at Birth

Possible Causes

Abbreviation was used in Last name at Birth field.

Action Steps

Correct the content in the field see Name Field Guidelines. Note that you must be a manager or on trusted list of the profile to change the Last name at birth.

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Technical Stuff

Field is checked for presence of period (dot). The only allowed exception is St./Ste. which is often used abbreviated.

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