Transfer Information

Transfer information for persons and families between FamilySearch and your local GEDCOM database (and vice versa).
Transfer facts, sources, notes and media for persons.
Transfer facts, sources and notes for families.

The FamilySearch match button    can be seen when editing persons or families.
Press    to view the FamilySearch match dialog

FamilySearch match dialog, shows the GEDCOM and FamilySearch match

Click to launch the transfer dialog


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The local GEDCOM person is on top.
The FamilySearch person is at the bottom
In this example the FamilySearch person has a death entry (which we can add to GEDCOM)

Transfer to the local GEDCOM database
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The local person has an occupation (which we can add to FamilySearch)

Occupation data from GEDCOM to be added to FamilySearch
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Transfer media between the local GEDCOM database and FamilySearch (and vice versa)

Transfer media between GEDCOM to FamilySearch
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   page 1 / 5  ...      Transferring Family Information - (Marriage Details)


Marriage data is associated with Families (not people)
Double Click on the family to view the family,
Click    to view the FamilySearch match dialog

FamilySearch match dialog
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 To match a GEDCOM family with a FamilySearch couple, match both parents.