WeRelate:Duplicate pages patrol

Coordinated by the Overview Committee.

Operational tasks

GEDCOM review
Speedy delete
Image review
Featured pages

Quality patrols

People & Family pages
Source pages
Place pages
Duplicate pages

User support

Help pages


Social networking

Software Development

Website features

Language Committees

Nederlandse WeRelate-groep
Contributions francophones


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About the Duplicate pages patrol

Members of the Duplicate pages patrol are responsible for reviewing possible duplicate pages and merging them.

Overview Committee Liaison

Not needed for this committee.

Current Duplicate pages patrol Members

Last updated Dec 2016.

If you would like to participate in this patrol, please leave a message on the talk page. Thank you!

Getting Started

This page belongs to the Duplicate pages patrol. Please feel free to edit the instructions as you see fit.

Before you get started, you may want to make sure your preferences are set to your local time.


  • Review the Duplicate families report and carefully merge pages that are definitely duplicate families.
  • For those families that are not duplicates, click the "Not a match" button to mark their talk pages with the Nomerge template.
  • If you have any questions, feel free to ask them on the talk page.

Helpful templates and pages

Help:Merging pages

Template:Dup - a graphic template that can be used on a person page or a family page. Puts the page in the Duplicates Category.