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Is there a way to mark a branch in the tree as a dead end?

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Is there a way to mark a branch in the tree as a dead end?

Posted: 25 Jan 2013 8:52AM GMT
Classification: Query
I am wondering if it is possible ot mark a branch of the family tree as a dead end, so I can stop going into that branch and looking for people that do not exist. I keep forgetting which family either did not have kids or died out without kids and spending time every once in a while researching to find someone that does not exist.

On a side note - is it just my family or is it common for many branches in a family to die out? I do not have a number on it off the top of my head, but this has happened probably 20 times so far since my GGG grandparents. At least 4 of their 7 kids lines died out, and of the other 3 kids who had kids, I keep running into descendant lines that die out.

Anyway - hope the original question is not too weird. Just looking for a way to easily mark a line as done so I can stop poking around.
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
mulnofamily 25 Jan 2013 3:52PM GMT 
BurgessDonnel... 25 Jan 2013 4:48PM GMT 
tulrose 25 Jan 2013 4:56PM GMT 
mulnofamily 25 Jan 2013 5:05PM GMT 
keithnuttle 25 Jan 2013 10:07PM GMT 
curmil 26 Jan 2013 12:23AM GMT 
tulrose 26 Jan 2013 12:46AM GMT 
David Abernat... 26 Jan 2013 1:22AM GMT 
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