Genealogy Projects tagged with first names on the Geni Family Tree

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  • South Africa - Profile Naming Conventions

    Conventions for Profile Management on the South African branch of the "World Family Tree" (WFT) The Naming Conventions outlined in this project, with the Supporting document, currently in version 3-2 . These conventions follow and are in line with: Coalition for the Standardization of GENi Naming Conventions Naming Conventions Wiki These naming Conventions follow the method suggeste...

  • Scottish Family Naming Conventions

    Record keeping has always favoured a patriarchal following. Names are usually "offspring of the father". Surnames follow the father's line. Maternal names were often lost once marriage changed the female's surname. I have noticed in my family and to an extent in other UK families that the maiden name of the mother or grandmother is found as a middle name in both male and female children. I ...