Afternoon all. Looking for a little help & advice please.
I'm using GRAMPS: 5.0.1
Python: 3.6.8 (default, Oct 7 2019, 12:59:55) [...
BSDDB: 6.1.0 (5, 3, 28)
sqlite: 3.22.0 (2.6.0)
UBUNTU 18.04.3 LTS
I've used the Form addon quite a lot to add (mostly) UK census
information and I'm very pleased with it. Until now!
I've just found a strange link between two entirely unrelated families
except through me, approx ggg grandson of both.
The 1841 census in Worcestershire has William and Ann and 5 children,
all showing nicely in both the people view and when I re-open the 1841
census form. Fine so far.
BUT I just now found that Jane in the English/Scottish borders has two
1841 Forms linked to her, and one is William and Ann in Worcestershire
(above). But she doesn't actually appear in the list when I open the
form via her entry in the People view, just William and Ann & children.
She does have two 1841 Census entries in the People view, both look as
though they were entered via the Form addon at different times. These
both look sensible except that she shouldn't be in two places at the
I've created a new database and imported the latest backup, and the
problem hasn't changed. I've run the Check and Repair database tool
which only found some error in a death record which it says it fixed.
I have no idea when or how this problem occurred, just that I only found
Any recommendations for how to fix this please? Do I just delete the
form in question and re-create it? It's a BSDDB database with 6500
people. Are there likely to be more, similar problems?