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Non person people in TMG
Non person people in TMG
Non person people in TMG
Non person people in TMG
Non person people in TMG
Non person people in TMG
Non person people in TMG
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    • 1. Non-Person “People”<br />How to keep track of places, ships and other objects and their relationships with people and each other<br />
    • 2. Custom Roles<br />Why create a new role?<br />Apply descriptive labelling to a person’s part in an event <br />Control sentences depending on role in the event<br />Examples<br />Census relationships<br />Will beneficiaries, executor/executrix<br />Death informant<br />© Carole Riley - May 2010<br />2<br />
    • 3. Custom Tag Types<br />Why create a new tag type?<br />Easily record events that happen reasonably frequently<br />Easily find these types of events in Person View or in reports<br />Exclude these types of events from reports<br />Examples:<br />Census for each year, eg 1841, 1851…<br />Assisted Immigration<br />Death of Father/Mother<br />© Carole Riley - May 2010<br />3<br />
    • 4. Non-Person “People”<br />TMG is a database that can manage relationships between objects, ie, people<br />© Carole Riley - May 2010<br />4<br />Marriage relationship<br />Parent-child relationships<br />
    • 5. Non-Person “People”<br />What if the “people” could be other types of objects? <br />Immigrant ships<br />Convict transports<br />Towns or villages<br />Houses or farms<br />Churches<br />Religious denominations<br />Schools<br />Organisations<br />What else?<br />© Carole Riley - May 2010<br />5<br />
    • 6. Non-Person “People”<br />© Carole Riley - May 2010<br />6<br />
    • 7. Non-Person “People”<br />Why do it?<br />Single place to hold all info and sources about colonies, towns, ships<br />Can see multiple links, eg. all residents in one town, or all immigrants on one ship<br />Show places, ships, etc in Associates window<br />Can easily exclude from reports and charts by tag types, roles and flags<br />© Carole Riley - May 2010<br />7<br />
    • 8. Link a Person to a Place<br />Create the Place<br />Need a new Role in an existing Tag Type<br />Tag Type – ‘Residence’<br />Role – ResLink<br />Add Residence Tag for Person<br />Add “Place Person” as witness with role ResLink<br />Person now shows up under that Place<br />Place appears as Associate for that Person<br />© Carole Riley - May 2010<br />8<br />
    • 9. Link a Person to a Ship<br />Create the Ship<br />Need a new Role in an existing Tag Type<br />Tag Type – ‘Immigration’ or ‘Immigration Assisted’<br />Roles <br />Ship<br />Destination<br />Add Immigration Tag for Person<br />Add “Ship” as witness with role Ship<br />Add “Place” as witness with role Destination<br />Person now shows up under that Ship and Place<br />Ship and Place apper as Associates of that Person<br />© Carole Riley - May 2010<br />9<br />
    • 10. Link a Marriage to a Church<br />Create the Church<br />Need a new Role in an existing Tag Type<br />Tag Type – ‘Marriage’<br />Role – Church / MarrPlace<br />In Marriage Tag<br />Add “Church” as witness with role Church<br />Marriage now shows up under that Church<br />Church appears as Associate of those Persons<br />© Carole Riley - May 2010<br />10<br />
    • 11. Some Standards<br />New custom Flag – Type<br />P = Person (default)<br />L = Place<br />S = Ship<br />Etc<br />Name format<br />Preceded by special character<br />Name goes in Surname field<br />Upper and lower case<br />Gender is male<br />Parent always male<br />© Carole Riley - May 2010<br />11<br />

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