I have a surname in my tree which is not excepted by family search the name is BODY yes that is the correct spelling and if I change it in some way eg: BODEY, BODIE or some other variation it will be accepted why is BODY not accepted?
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I am just another 'lowly' User/Patron ...
[ And, I am a members of the Church ... ]
I gather that your a referencing a problem/issue with regards to "Temple" Work ...
Question: Is that correct?
IF, such is the case; THEN, please be aware that "BODY" is what one might call a "Reserved" Word that can case a problem/issue in the "System", for "Temple" Work.
Here is a "Knowledge Article" in 'FamilySearch':
As such, in your case ...
Here are the steps, that you need to take ...
Where is states, among other things ...
If one of the words in the list happens to be the first or last name of one of your ancestors, please post your question in the FamilySearch Community. To post a question, follow these steps:
I hope this helps.
Thank You all the information on the Body Family has been entered in Census christening ECT I can change the name slightly eg Bodie Bodey and that will be accepted
Thanks for the reply