Colin
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Inferring date of marriage from dates of marriage banns in Scotland?
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Banns are usually read 3 times and the marriage usually takes place shortly after the 3rd reading (traditionally the following Saturday). Banns are read in both the bride and grooms parish (if they ...

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Photos with Audio Descriptions and Acid-Free labels for photos
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I am not aware of any app that will do exactly what you want in your question about web display. However, a photogallery will go a long way towards what you want to do.This could be a dedicated one ...

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How do I create a list of my most distant ancestors online or with a Mac?
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You can run a lot of PC programmes on a Mac using Wine (free) or Crossover (paid). So if you have found a good PC programme for this it may be worth trying wine out. Alternatively as a Gedcom file is ...

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Personal family history website with rich media support?
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It is worth taking a look at TNG this allows a website with restricted access and individual members have various rights that allow them to publish. Webtrees is another alternative which is based on ...

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How can I find loops in GEDCOM files?
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You could always try one of the external analysis tools to check out your Gedcom file. One I have heard good reports about (but not personally used) is Gedcom Validator that is available as a free ...

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Importing source from Ancestry or FamilySearch into Gramps automatically?
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You could possibly use something like Outwit Hub to scrape the data from the site into a suitable format that you could paste into Gramps. You can create your own scraper to get exactly the data that ...

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Layout tools to print big GEDCOM plus pictures to posters?
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Take a look at Family Historian here it has an everyone diagram that can be configured how you want and it will include the photos. There is a free 30 day trial so you can do it for free within the 30 ...

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Contacting AncestryDNA match?
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I have found the same issue with only around 1 in 10 of my matches bothering to reply on Ancestry. I have a similar rate on MyHeritage. However, I have had a lot more responses using GedMatch, here ...

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How can I turn a family tree on Geni.com into a printable PDF report?
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You don't have to use FamilyTreeBuilder to create your report. You can use any of the many Family Tree programmes both free and paid to import your gedcom file to, you will still need to export it as ...

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Is surname Ede of Northern European origin and rare in England?
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I have had a lot more success with contacting distant cousins through DNA by using the MyHeritage DNA service. You do not need to take another test just upload your data from FTDNA to MyHeritage. You ...

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