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1Proper order of ordinances completedI have seen over the course of years that ordinances have been completed out of order. The frequenc…Active Donald Jacobsen1 115 views 2 comments 1 point Most recent by LauraleeT1
2Refining search results to filter for possible matches in FamilySearchI'm trying to enter all available records in a specific geographical area into FamilySearch, so I …Active gaarenanderson1 163 views 2 comments 2 points Most recent by Jane Cantrell Brookman
1Put Custom Facts at top of the listWhen adding facts, the custom facts option will be used the most. Please put it at the top of the l…Active Diane M Anderson 98 views 1 comment 1 point Most recent by Maile L
1Improve Standardized Greek locality namesProblem: The FamilySearch Standardized Greek locality names do not agree with the locality names th…Active LicaCatsakis 96 views 1 comment 1 point Most recent by Maile L
1Allow filtering memories to remain once selected.Currently, users can filter all of the memories for a specific ancestor to be in chronological orde…
1Different Map stylesSome of you may think that it would be too much programming, but it would be cool to have different…Active Ashby, Zachary John 184 views 2 comments 1 point Most recent by Ashby, Zachary John
1Searching MemoriesMy mom (who passed away March 2021) added a TON of memories into FamilySearch. She tagged all of t…new ayconthego1.519838821341161E12 236 views 5 comments 1 point Most recent by Caleb L
2Indexing and reviewing advanced recordsI notice so many errors when reviewing advanced records, that I hesitate to refer this website to a…Active mary aguilar_3 331 views 4 comments 2 points Most recent by LauraleeT1
5We need someway to identify hijacked records and stabilize identitiesWhen I train patrons to use Family Tree, I always emphasize to them the importance of verifying tha…Active HESM 1.1K views 16 comments 5 points Most recent by dontiknowyou
2get rid of the common family tree it is full of bad dataThe brainchild of the common family tree that anyone can add or make changes is a rotten idea. Get …Active Donna Tunison_1 971 views 12 comments 2 points Most recent by Gail Swihart Watson
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