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Suggestion 788 Period in Current Last Name

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Date: 10 Apr 2020
Location: Worldwidemap
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Description of Error - 788: Period in Current Last Name

The Current Last Name field contains a period which is not allowed by the WikiTree guidelines.

Content of info column: Current Last Name

Possible Causes

Abbreviation was used in Current Last Name field.

Action Steps

Correct the content in the field see Name Field Guidelines

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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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