Example Donald Theodore Wetenkamp My Tree #1 QVY7-M71 #2 Q2XT-L45 ,another person # Q8YG-YZB All three are the same person. Why don't they have the same FS ID # ?????
I tried to locate these PIDs and was unsuccessful.
Are these 3 copies of Donald Theodore Wetenkamp all living? If they are living, then they are only local to your Family Search account and can either be merged or deleted.
David, it appears you found those IDs in the Genealogies section of FamilySearch.
Records in Genealogies have different IDs than records for the same person in Family Tree, and cannot be merged.
This record was submitted to the Pedigree Resource file.
The Pedigree Resource File (PRF) is a collection of user-submitted genealogies that users uploaded to FamilySearch as GEDCOM files. You can both search this information and contribute to it.
You cannnot edit PRF files. You can delete a file you submitted. For more information see
The Pedigree Resource File is a collection of genealogies that were uploaded to FamilySearch as GEDCOM files.
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/2:2:Q8YG-VZB was submitted to MyTrees.com; a FamilySearch partner.
For additional information about searching and using Genealogies see
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Thank you for your question and the response you gave me that this person you are referring to is deceased. I am having the same issue that was mention in the above comment by McConnellCurtisWilliam56 . We are not able to see the person you have identified with these PID's. I would suggest that you check that they are all marked correctly as deceased.
Once this is done you should be able to merge records by ID using the steps as found in this article.
I hope this answers your question.
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