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 Finding Relationship

There are two ways to find relationships between people, under the
 
and
 
menus:

1) The "Relationship With...", found on the His / Her menu when viewing anyone's page, is used to determine the relationship between any two people on the website, even from different researchers. 
  1. Navigate to one person's page, and choose "Relationship With..." under His or Her, depending on if the person in question is male or female.
  2. A second space offers the option to select a second person.  Type part or all of that person's name, and select the correct person from the popup window.
  3. After selecting the second person, the relationship shows below the two people.  It shows the closest relationship it was able to find between the two, and the path of people it went through to get there, along with their places of birth.
To the right is an example showing the lines of descent for 14th cousins.

This finds grandparents, grandchildren, aunts / uncles, nieces / nephews, and cousins up to 35 generations apart.  It does not find in-laws.

2) "Relationship Lists" shows a list of aunts and uncles, great aunts and uncles, or 1st, 2nd, or 3rd cousins for the current person.

For each person listed is an image (hover the image to see the full size), name, birthdate, birthplace, spouses, and avatar for the researcher who posted.

As always, if you see blanks for the birthdate, birthplace, or spouses, go back and try to fill them in wherever possible.

Updated: 1-4-2016