Posted By:Mary Jo
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Subject:Re: GEDCOM - export spouses
Post Date:September 13, 2004 at 16:30:23
Message URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/generations/messages/544.html
Forum:Generations Software Forum
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I found this answer to my question regarding marking spouses in v01n200 from 16 June 1999:

One of the things I learned about marking cards based on a relationship, is that the spouse of the relative does not get marked. I understand why this is, but if you don't realize it, and make a gedcom, it is somewhat disappointing to see that all of your relatives are single parents. Once you have marked the ancestors (or descendants) of a couple or individual, take one more action.

1. Go to Find Anything
2. Select Couple card
3. # of Marked Spouses is 1
4. Mark the cards in the list produced.

Now your gedcom will include spouses of the relatives you originally marked.