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How do I merge two trees

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I have two seperate trees and want to start merging them together. How is this done?
asked Dec 29, 2022 by davidisg (120 points)

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If there is only one person who overlaps in both trees, then you can merge them manually. Here's a previous post that explains how to do it. If you're not confortable doing that, there are programs that merge two GEDCOM files together. Here's an article from Family Tree Magazine that looks at a couple of them. It turns out that merging two family trees is a pretty common thing for people to want to do, and if you search on Google for "merging GEDCOM files", there are a lot of resources to look at.

answered Dec 29, 2022 by lsommerer (43,470 points)
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