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The table below lists changes to the GEDCOM family tree file that is on RootsWeb WorldConect. I update the database on RootsWeb when new information on people and events has been collected. You can get an RSS feed of changes to the family tree on RootsWeb.

Changes made to Family Tree

Date
Changes made on RootsWeb by changing GEDCOM file

24 Jun 2017

24 Jan 2017
  • New GEDCOM uploaded to RootsWeb WorldConnect (16,091 people, 9,537 alive).
  • Corrections and additions mainly based on emails received.

25 Apr 2016

29 Oct 2013

14 Jul 2013
  • New GEDCOM uploaded to RootsWeb WorldConnect (15,508 people, 5,074 families).
  • Obituary for Patrick McKONE, killed in Belgium during WW1, added to his page.
  • A link to biographical details and photo (where available) on this site added to pages on RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project for people on Family Notes pages for Jones, Korte and McLaren.

5 Jun 2013

29 Mar 2013
  • New GEDCOM uploaded to RootsWeb WorldConnect (15,328 people, 5,024 families).
  • 340 descendants of Margaret HEAVEY (1859-1902) added to tree - a member of the family not known about until discovered on Ancestry.com.
  • Obituary for her son John McKONE, killed in France during WW1, added to tree.
  • Obituary added for Pamela HEAVEY (1925-2001) and her husband Roy H CLAUSS M.D. (1923-2007).

21 Feb 2013
  • Rootsweb pages changed to include Google Analytics tracking code. The addition of code to the footer on each family tree page will allow collection and analysis of data about visitors to the family tree.

6 Jan 2013

18 Aug 2012

16 Jun 2012

28 Apr 2012

9 Jan 2012

28 Jul 2011

2 Jul 2011
  • New GEDCOM uploaded to RootsWeb WorldConnect (13,842 people, 4,492 families).
  • Newspaer article and obituary added to RootsWeb page for Robert Dickinson DUXFIELD.
  • Pictures added to the RootsWeb pages of James George Heavey, his wife and children (when available); plus links to their biography on this site.
  • Pictures added to the RootsWeb pages of Thomas REDPATH's wife and children; plus links to their biography on this site.

12 Jun 2011

3 Apr 2011

2 Apr 2011

1 Apr 2011

22 Mar 2011
  • New GEDCOM uploaded to FamNet (13,771 people, 4785 public). This replaces two GEDCOM files previously loaded onto the site.

30 Jan 2011

29 Oct 2010

8 Aug 2010

6 Feb 2010

15 Jul 2009

17 May 2009

15 Mar 2009

9 Mar 2009
  • New GEDCOM uploaded to RootsWeb WorldConnect (12,564 people).
  • Numerous birth dates and death years added to people born before 1930 based on data from NZ BDM registrations (Historical records).

8 Nov 2008

24 Aug 2008

27 Jun 2008
  • New GEDCOM uploaded to RootsWeb WorldConnect (11,858 people, 7427 shown as "living").
  • Corrections to people displayed made - some individuals whose details should not have been displayed were removed/hidden again.

20 Apr 2008
  • New GEDCOM uploaded to RootsWeb WorldConnect (11,597 people). As a result of corruption of genealogy database on computer, the database had to be rebuilt. Reference numbers for individuals were changed in the rebuild.

19 Jan 2008

15 Jan 2008
  • New GEDCOM uploaded to RootsWeb WorldConnect - 11,024 people.
  • This update contains many changes to the ancestors of Daniel Watkins (1791-1882) , and addition of descendants of his eldest son Henry Green Watkins.

15 Dec 2007

9 Sep 2007