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Article Names for Living People: (1920) or (1920-)11:10, May 22, 2020Robin Patterson
Collapse22:49, April 4, 2020Matthewb531
Images from the Wikimedia Foundation02:13, March 31, 2020Thurstan
Trying to list countries of ancestry05:12, March 6, 2020Thurstan
American date order02:13, February 3, 2020Thurstan
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John Bradford (1745 - 1830)19:07, March 24, 201973.25.96.17
John Aber of NJ married to Elizabeth Dalrymple Aber13:15, March 4, 20192601:81:C300:D669:AC19:635C:27B8:C3D2
Spouse name in infobox should lead to form05:34, January 14, 2019Thurstan
Problem when creating parent pages05:33, January 14, 2019Thurstan
Disappearing sex symbol12:49, January 7, 2019Robin Patterson
This text is collapsible.20:22, December 2, 2018Thurstan
Lost Ancesters06:33, September 3, 2018Thurstan
No ancesters fit description01:24, August 13, 2018Thurstan
"Brick" Family04:42, August 1, 2018Thurstan
Brick Wall Request18:55, July 11, 2018216.221.198.202
Spouse of Clifford Thomas Holt, (1910-1967)08:06, May 19, 2018Robin Patterson
Notes not showing06:06, February 12, 2018Robin Patterson
Links to Wikidata16:15, February 10, 2018Richard Arthur Norton (1958- )
Subpage links in Form:Person20:19, January 5, 2018Robin Patterson
Multiple spouses - display03:42, December 14, 2017Thurstan
Tabs not appearing08:49, November 12, 2017Robin Patterson
New "fan feed" feature10:19, September 6, 2017Thurstan
Gujarat birth certificate20:09, August 9, 2017Thurstan
Details: Local council office Lilieci21:42, June 25, 201780.2.141.54
Year not a number00:19, April 15, 2017Thurstan
SMW on Familypedia05:50, December 26, 2016Robin Patterson
Add a surname01:21, December 7, 2016Robin Patterson
Data entry without using Form:Person01:56, November 28, 2016Robin Patterson
New User Here21:34, August 30, 2016Robin Patterson
Children of other spouse22:52, August 3, 2016Thurstan
Bot needed23:20, July 31, 2016Robin Patterson
What should be added to new pages?21:27, July 2, 2016Robin Patterson
Name in bio.03:14, June 29, 2016Robin Patterson
Can't edit page21:47, May 5, 2016Thurstan
My husband was blocked19:46, February 18, 2016Thurstan
Forms error page03:54, February 9, 2016Thurstan
Gerhard Poppo Warsing22:46, January 23, 201650.130.248.126
Creating sortable tables20:50, November 21, 2015Thurstan
Dimmitt-Hill Families book13:47, November 20, 2015Robin Patterson
Adopted children10:32, November 20, 2015Robin Patterson
Can't see a page I created05:54, November 12, 2015Robin Patterson
Bdm templates09:56, September 30, 2015Robin Patterson
Backtrace limit exceeded during parsing!14:57, September 28, 2015Robin Patterson
Cannot create new pages02:48, July 30, 2015MainTour
Articles still being protected23:36, February 16, 2015Thurstan
Contributors04:26, October 11, 2014Thurstan
Database error11:33, August 22, 2014Robin Patterson
Mulsum Page22:32, June 13, 2014Thurstan
Problem with page22:07, April 18, 2014Thurstan
How do you contact author of a post06:59, March 30, 2014Robin Patterson
Commas in year names23:21, November 13, 2013Thurstan
Template:Showfacts biography23:12, November 13, 2013Robin Patterson
Years of less than 4 digits22:32, November 13, 2013Robin Patterson
Wasteful white space04:18, October 28, 2013Robin Patterson
Long name02:54, October 28, 2013Robin Patterson
Descendancy Chart Does Not Display00:57, October 28, 2013Robin Patterson
Siblings from only one parent11:24, October 22, 2013Robin Patterson
References12:06, October 18, 2013Robin Patterson
Inbreeding template failures17:35, September 26, 2013Kirkburn
Database query syntax error08:12, September 8, 2013Robin Patterson
Unresponsive script02:51, March 8, 2013Robin Patterson
Apostrophe in page name10:40, February 1, 2013Robin Patterson
Converting a non-form page to an "Edit with form" page03:15, January 17, 2013Robin Patterson
Warning: This page already exists, but it does not use this form.02:15, January 5, 2013Robin Patterson
Animated files and Instantcommons23:46, January 4, 2013Robin Patterson
Where is tech support? - here, looking at our problem forms10:20, January 2, 2013Robin Patterson
Forums Extension05:04, December 26, 2012Robin Patterson
Question marks causing problems05:39, December 24, 2012Robin Patterson
Rename a new article19:36, December 14, 2012Thurstan
What is the kuldevi of Sandilya gotra06:33, August 31, 201242.108.185.174
SPARQL Queries of External Data20:06, April 8, 2012Brucewhealton
Use of a photo on the WIKI04:26, April 3, 2012Thurstan
Contact21:51, March 8, 2012Thurstan
SMW13:42, January 3, 2012Robin Patterson
'Infant Son' naming conventions06:59, November 28, 2011Cv-s
Name entered wrong (so page name is wrong)-- how do I change it20:36, July 18, 2011Afil
Do you use the forms?14:53, May 11, 2011Robin Patterson
Questions/Clarification re. Info.01:16, April 25, 2011Robin Patterson
Replacing Template:Get21:44, April 23, 2011Thurstan
Firefox 410:20, March 31, 2011Robin Patterson
Additional S2 children in Info template19:50, March 28, 2011Thurstan
Problem with Special : Ask23:24, March 15, 2011Robin Patterson
View My Posts/Topics11:10, February 27, 2011Robin Patterson
Templates and Properties used20:44, February 20, 2011Rtol
SMW ask query18:59, February 3, 2011IcecreamKitten
Records of Alsace22:42, January 30, 2011Robin Patterson
Subpages for tree and sensor13:10, January 17, 2011Robin Patterson
Why has my e-mail notification not been sent12:23, January 17, 2011Robin Patterson
Page delete - Żądło-Dąbrowski z Dąbrówki h. Radwan01:02, January 15, 2011Robin Patterson
Property names02:01, December 27, 2010Robin Patterson
New look - uploading images21:23, December 12, 2010Bruce Kendall
Given names - can we have a bot volunteer?03:09, October 28, 2010Thurstan
Multilingual support problems06:09, September 24, 2010Thurstan
Things we need02:56, August 27, 2010Robin Patterson
Watching the Forum02:52, August 27, 2010Robin Patterson
General genealogy help.06:32, August 15, 2010Robin Patterson
Page deletion04:37, July 22, 2010Thurstan
Everyone' s related to Charlemagne...21:33, July 17, 2010Rtol
Moving images21:25, June 27, 2010Lanica
Help improve the help pages04:41, June 22, 2010Robin Patterson
'''Warning:''' More than one default form is defined for this page."04:15, June 22, 2010Robin Patterson
Login Troubles14:26, June 21, 2010Robin Patterson
Page move mistake22:01, June 20, 2010Animebill
API and Googlemaps12:13, June 20, 2010Rtol
Quote marks no good in spouse name?00:58, June 20, 2010Robin Patterson
My mistake: Minneapolis14:26, June 13, 2010Robin Patterson
Problem with new person form12:45, June 10, 2010Robin Patterson
Problem creating sensor page13:56, June 1, 2010Robin Patterson
No such special page05:07, May 31, 2010Robin Patterson
Adding Second Spouse05:28, May 19, 2010Robin Patterson
Category creation23:47, May 2, 2010Lanica
MIME Type13:18, April 29, 2010Lanica
Adding birth and death dates using Gramps12:35, April 28, 2010Robin Patterson
Creating page with similar sounding name12:31, April 28, 2010Robin Patterson
Problem updating sensor page02:10, April 22, 2010Robin Patterson
Links for People Pages05:46, April 1, 2010Robin Patterson
New big problems with forms12:45, March 29, 2010Robin Patterson
Sorry if a mess is created02:51, March 28, 201099.9.183.79
Switching to Advanced Form12:27, March 7, 2010Robin Patterson
Facts but no article04:51, February 13, 2010Robin Patterson
Problem with pictures16:20, February 9, 2010DennisDoty
Site Issues00:20, August 17, 2009Phlox
Offspring box width07:13, July 25, 2009Phlox
Ahnentafel Glitch07:07, July 12, 2009Thurstan
Problems with info templates01:13, July 4, 2009Phlox
Broken boxes and links17:38, July 2, 2009Phlox
Database problem08:18, June 29, 2009Robin Patterson
New? Info Page Issues05:32, June 29, 2009Elrondlair
Ads covering bottom of page content05:30, June 22, 2009Robin Patterson
Doubled Tabs03:27, May 27, 2009Thurstan
Sources to ancestry.com13:12, May 10, 2009Robin Patterson
Delete page created in error03:47, May 6, 2009Robin Patterson
Adding new surname to category list17:27, May 3, 2009Leahkleylein
Are there plans for further modifications of the info templates?08:44, April 30, 2009Phlox
Margarete Mary Smith (1903-c1940)00:48, April 28, 2009Animebill
Wikipedia Reference template11:16, April 27, 2009Robin Patterson
Licensing of old family photos?02:22, April 27, 2009Phlox
Info pages descendancy list?05:24, April 22, 2009Robin Patterson
Earl F. Hunsicker (1897-1968)/info01:30, April 18, 2009Robin Patterson
Help - Trying to figure the info pages01:27, April 18, 2009Robin Patterson
Not sure what I did, Info page help please05:07, April 17, 2009Elrondlair
Problem with info page layout11:35, March 30, 2009DennisDoty
Standardising "year" articles16:14, March 8, 2009Bill Willis
Approximate dates - decades, etc13:31, February 22, 2009Rtol
Names in non-latin script08:05, January 2, 2009Robin Patterson
Is this wiki a place to keep transcriptions?08:07, January 1, 2009Robin Patterson
Bessie Thomas Achen09:56, November 2, 2008Robin Patterson
Getting familiar with the county-related categories and their new templates05:43, October 29, 2008Robin Patterson
Dead-end pages03:27, August 26, 2008Robin Patterson
Template:Infobox Country15:27, August 2, 2008Robin Patterson
Wish to go bye bye17:13, July 22, 2008Fleet
Lived in Ayr14:49, June 21, 200886.46.73.9
Home page doesn't display properly06:01, June 4, 2008Robin Patterson
Displaying children info of second spouse from /info page22:42, May 28, 2008AMK152
More showinfo children template problems22:54, December 30, 2007Phlox
Tutorial: Help for users getting started03:10, December 22, 2007AMK152
Referencing the Forum14:45, December 17, 2007AMK152
Link to a section of a page14:45, December 17, 2007AMK152
Interwiki links14:44, December 17, 2007AMK152
Standardization of records17:33, October 5, 2007Phlox
Firefox Browser not supported?03:53, July 3, 2007Jillaine
Include dates in People page titles?18:24, June 23, 2007WMWillis
From the Macintosh, Safari won't add external link, Foxfire will01:35, June 23, 2007Jandris
Moving Photographs02:30, June 14, 2007WMWillis
Creating entries23:23, May 29, 2007Zephyrinus
Multiple image upload16:42, May 29, 2007WMWillis
Editing GIFs12:39, May 29, 2007Robin Patterson
HTML window04:18, April 17, 2007Robin Patterson
AWOL Article21:47, April 3, 2007Sannse
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