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PostPosted: Fri Apr 01, 2011 9:56 pm 

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Fernie District # 9 , lines 34-35 should read.: Joseph Gabara and Julia Gabara (not Gerbera). They are my great grandparents and all other details are correct. Lorraine Benusic Moppett.

PostPosted: Fri Apr 01, 2011 11:06 pm 

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Ref.: 1911 / British Columbia / Kootenay / 9 Fernie / page 19


Line 34-35 - The surname has been corrected to "Gerbara" which is what the enumerator wrote; therefore "Gabara" has been added as an alternate surname.

What if I find an error in the original census?
If the error is in the original census document:

- a surname note provides an alternate surname spelling and allows the members of this family to be identified in the result of a search done on this alternate spelling. When entering a surname note, indicate if it applies to the entire family or only to this individual. Also, please include the bibliographical reference to the source that corroborates the surname provided, and if applicable, add an associated note.

You will find much more information on this at Surname Notes

-for a discrepancy in the given name, gender, and/or date of birth - an online or off-line birth record link is the preferred way to annotate the correct information.



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