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Re: [FHCNET] nFS glitch involving entry of 'Mc' surnames.

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  • Tom Kemp
    Once you enter the name - at the last step you are asked to review the person s name - at that point you can select the Mc as part of the last name/surname.
    Message 1 of 2 , Feb 29, 2008
      Once you enter the name - at the last step you are asked to review the
      person's name - at that point you can select the Mc as part of the
      last name/surname.

      Notice the drop down box for selecting the description of each part of
      the name.

      Tom

      On Fri, Feb 29, 2008 at 10:35 PM, James W Anderson
      <genealogy248@...> wrote:
      >
      > Saw this elsewhere. Does anyone know a workaround?
      >
      > Yesterday I tried to enter the surname McColm into New
      > FamilySearch. When I typed it with no space, the
      > second C became lower case. When I put a space between
      > the c's, the computer read the Mc as a given name.
      >
      > What should I do to keep the computer happy?
      >
      > {for clarity, First try gave the surname as 'Mccolm',
      > not as 'McColm' as expected.)
      >
      >
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