Template:Adopted Child

Categories: Navigation Profile Boxes

Description

WikiTree only allows a person to have one mother and one father. This provides the basic structure for family trees. This template is used on profiles of those were adopted, in order to provide information on both the biological and adopted family. For more information on setting up adoptee profiles, see Adoptees: How to Set Up Your Profile.

Info

Name:Adopted Child
Type:Navigation Profile Box
Group:Public
Subgroup:
Status:Approved
Usage:Pages using the template
Usage on profiles:Parameter usage on profiles
Edit:Template Documentation

Basic Usage

The following is the basic usage of this template.
{{Adopted Child
|Adopted Father=
|Adopted Mother=
|Biological Father=
|Biological Mother=
}}
Names can be entered as free-text (i.e., John Doe) or preferably as profiles links (i.e., John Doe). Any missing parameters will be shown as "unknown".

Advanced Usage

When more details are known, additional parameters can be used to document the Location and Date.
{{Adopted Child
|Adopted Father=
|Adopted Mother=
|Date=
|Location=
|Biological Father=
|Biological Mother=
}}

Examples

Code used: Displays as:
{{Adopted Child
|Adopted Father=[[WikiTree-3|John Doe]]
|Adopted Mother=[[WikiTree-3|Jane (Smith) Doe]]
|Biological Father=[[WikiTree-3|James English]]
|Biological Mother=[[WikiTree-3|Nancy (Peters) English]]
}}
... ... ... was adopted
Adoptive Parents Biological Parents
Father: John Doe Father: James English
Mother: Jane (Smith) Doe Mother: Nancy (Peters) English
{{Adopted Child
|Adopted Father=[[WikiTree-3|John Doe]]
|Adopted Mother=[[WikiTree-3|Jane (Smith) Doe]]
|Date=16 Aug 1964
|Location=Bethesda, MD
|Biological Father=[[WikiTree-3|James English]]
|Biological Mother=[[WikiTree-3|Nancy (Peters) English]]
}}
... ... ... was adopted 16 Aug 1964
Location: Grand Rapids, MI
Adoptive Parents Biological Parents
Father: John Doe Father: James English
Mother: Jane (Smith) Doe Mother: Nancy (Peters) English

Parameters

ParameterUsageTypeDescriptionExampleValues
Adopted Father Preferred Text The name or formatted profile link for the adoptive father. John Doe
Adopted Mother Preferred Text The name or formatted profile link for the adoptive mother. Jane (Smith) Doe
Biological Father Preferred Text The name or formatted profile link for the biological father. James English
Biological Mother Preferred Text The name or formatted profile link for the biological mother. Nancy (Peters) English
Agency Optional Text The adoption agency Barker Adoption Foundation
Date Optional Text The date of the adoption 16 Aug 1964
Location Optional Text The location where the adoption took place Bethesda, MD


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