WikiTree

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This is a proposal for a new WMF sister project.
WikiTree
Status of the proposal
Statusunder discussion
Technical requirements
Development wikihttp://www.wikitree.com/

A place where individuals can submit their family trees and have them sewn into the whole. Ultimately creating a universal tree. In every family there is always that one genealogy buff who compiles the family tree for the whole family, it would be almost trivial to implement a project that would make all that valuable information public and easily accessible. Imagine the implications for disease research!

Proposed by[edit]

Shoshana Tabakman, Mordecai Adler

Alternative names[edit]

WikiFamily, WikiGenealogy

Related projects/proposals[edit]

Domain names[edit]

Mailing list links[edit]

Demos[edit]

http://wikitree.org/

http://www.WikiTree.com/

People interested[edit]

  1. MyAdler
  2. Skippy le Grand Gourou (talk)

Discussion[edit]

  • Oppose Oppose There are already Ancestry.com, 23andMe, etc. for this. Plus, most users will not want to input family info so publicly onto a wiki. SelfieCity (talk) 17:17, 8 June 2019 (UTC)
  • Oppose Oppose bc personal data protection. --BoldLuis (talk) 22:33, 1 May 2020 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote oversat.svg Strong oppose Absolutely not... this is ridiculously unavailing. And i think that this project should not be an open proposal anymore, the content has not being updated since 2014 and the user seems to be uninterested Arep Ticous 06:42, 5 May 2020 (UTC)
  • Oppose Oppose There is a problem with my personal information.--Tmv (talk) 05:33, 6 May 2020 (UTC)
  • Symbol oppose vote oversat.svg Strong oppose Same reasons as above. There's already plenty of websites doing that, and i don't believe it fits into a Wikimedia project. --Monirec (talk) 17:39, 24 June 2020 (UTC)