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A LaTeX package for typesetting genealogy trees

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Set the database in a genealogytree

Like in this question, I'm trying to fill a genealogytree with datas from an external source, thanks to the datatool package. But I can't figure how to tell genealogytree how to correctly recognize ...
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genealogytree pgfkeys Error

I am running a simple genealogy tree example, but get an error message concerning pgfkeys package, when I put the option: [template=signpost]. It does not allow centering: ! Package pgfkeys Error: I ...
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Drawing family tree with `genealogytree`

I'm trying to create a version of the image below using the genealogytree package: I've got most of the way there except for the fact that the "brother" and one of the "cousin" boxes overlap: Here's ...
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How to use custom database entries in genealogytree package

I would like to know how to handle custom data in my genealogytree database. For the first step I added the new key to the database entries: p{ birth- = {1872-10-11}, death- = {1948-05-14}, ...
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How to move edges, when you move nodes?

I'm new to all this, so please bear with me. When I move the nodes for the family id=JK (BB2) the edge is not moving along with them. How can I get it to look like the family id=AK (BB1)? \...
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How to picture two marriages in genealogytree

\begin{genealogypicture}[timeflow=left, processing=database, database format=full marriage below, date format=d/m/yyyy, tcbset={male/.style={colframe=blue,colback=blue!5}, female/...
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genealogytree: no child for a second marriage in the heart of a genealogy tree

I have to describe this tree: Father and Mother had a child Daughter. Daughter married Husband. Husband married previously Other wife and has Child with Other wife. If I write child{ g{Father} ...
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Genealogytree of Caligula

I did my best to reproduce this ancestor tree in the best way but I haven't quite succeeded yet. How can I do it, so that Antonia II is only connected to Drusus I (marriage). How can I expand this ...
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Horizontal line to join married couple in genealogy trees

I am working on a genealogy tree using tikz and I am looking for some package to simplify and automate at least some of the construction. I am aware of the genealogytree package, but it apparently ...
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genealogytree package: left align timeflow=down tree

I try to make a family tree using the genealogytree package. I would like to follow the downwards timeflow but still left align every generation. Any idea how to do so? I want the males to be ...
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{genealogytree} How to model my Cousins

I am working with the "genealogytree" package for a long time, but im struggling again about modeling my Cousins. After i got Trouble Merging my multiple (completed) Family Trees (Link) with ~150 ...
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How to remove period after comment in cells of genealogy tree

I'd like to use genealogytree with a slightly modified "traditional" template (no box around cells). The slight modification is to allow comments. My code works, but a period is automatically added ...
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Multiple lines for marriage in genealogytree

I'm using the genealogytree package and want to use multiple lines as family label (where you normally write data like marriage) \documentclass{report} \usepackage[all]{genealogytree} \begin{document}...
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genealogytree: positioning a tree

How to change the position of a whole tree on the paper? I tried to shift my tree 3cm to the right and 10cm down, but it doesn't work: \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{...
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Only use part of data in a .graph file in genealogytree

In this example I use the same .graph file twice, but the second time I only use a part of it. The file example.formal.graph in the example is one that comes with the package. \documentclass{article} ...
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{genealogytree} Multiple Family Trees (with Unions)

In the last few weeks, I've been working on the "genealogytree" package to draw my family trees. Although I have read the manual up and down, I am unfortunately not able to merge my family trees from ...
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Hide parts of tree with genealogytree

When dealing with a very large tree using genealogytree, I would like to isolate some parts; not just highlight, but isolate, meaning excluding everything else. The tree is already coded so I would ...
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Arithmetic overflow error with genealogytree

Using the wonderful package genealogytree, I made a tree. The problem is that it is becoming so large that I get the error: ! Arithmetic overflow. I can't evaluate this expression, since the ...
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Reflection of genealogy trees

Is it possible to reflect around a vertical axis the structure of a genealogytree? Text should not be reflected. For example, in the tree below, the A column should be to the right, the "B's third" to ...
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Wrong \ref in genealogytree when used node turns

When I used the node turn feature of genealogytree any \ref{} inside the nodes text. If i remove the line node={ turn=right}, it will work correctly. But I need it, any way to do it while the nodes ...
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Converting a genealogy tree to forest

I had a problem with my genealogy tree (can be found here). Someone suggested to me in the comments to use forest package. I tried to convert it however I don't know if it is possible to apply the ...
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genealogytree increase leveling or make content more readable

I am using genealogytree for a different purpose than genealogy because it produces good looking trees. My problem is that when I have many nodes at the same level it becomes so small to read. I am ...
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Combined tree with several marriages

I am trying to create a genealogy tree that is a bit unusual. The issue is that the ancestor has had three wives and I want to show this in the tree. However I still want to make it clear which of ...
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How to create a cycle in a genealogy tree?

I started a Family tree using the genealogytree package. The tree starts from the bottom (from me) and goes up. However, my (maternal) grand-grand-father and my (maternal) grand-grand-mother share the ...
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Genealogytree: How to populate node fields from a csv file?

I would like to produce different (child, parent, sandclock) graphs using (mainly/often) the same nodes, therefore I would like to separate the nodes content and its structure. Question: Is there a ...
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How to suppress line thru image in genealogytree node?

The following mwe (a slightly modified example from the genealogytree manual, if I remember correct) produces an ugly line in case a picture is added to a person that is married. Question: Is it ...
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How to change the line style to arrow in genealogytree?

While going through the package genealogytree i was unable to find line style as an arrow. I didn't get know the idea to pass the keys in genealogytree option. Here is an M.W.E \documentclass{article}...
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Preparing input for genealogytree

The documentation for genealogytree says in section 7.1 (Database Concept): The content producer could be a human person directly, but more presumably a machine like a genealogy program. The node ...
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Is it possible to add key map to genealogytree?

I am using genealogytree package, can I add the highlighted boxes in the graph below : Here is my code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[templates]{genealogytree} \begin{document} \begin{...
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How to change male box shape in genealogytree package?

In genealogytree package both male and female use the box of same kind of shape how do i change the box shape of male box from rectangle rounded corners to rectangle.
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Print id in genealogytree

Is there something like a command \gtrDBid working like \gtrDBsex in the package genealogytree? My setting to understand the usage of this command: The file family/family.tex holds the tex-code ...
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How can I change the shape of nodes (boxes) into some other shape?

I would like to draw the family tree by using genealogytree package. I have no idea how to change the shape of nodes from simple box to something more complicated, for example coat of arms. Always, ...
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Sandclock with brothers and sisters

I'm trying to combine two family trees. I want to have F1 - F5 on the left hand side with parents Q1 and Q2 and A1 - A3 on the right hand side with parents P1 and P2. F3 and A1 are married with Anne ...
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Change fontsize on birthdays in genealogytree

I can't make the birthdays and birth place typed in example Huge fontsize. Please help. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage[all]{genealogytree} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \...
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Genealogytree sandclock marriage placement

I have tried to insert marriage dates on edges in a sandclock familytree, but the proband parents and grandparents dates are placed on the wrong side. \documentclass[12pt,danish]{article} \usepackage[...
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Siblings in top-level of genealogytree, without extra space

There are siblings in the top level of a genealogy tree (because their parents are unknown or irrelevant). How can I best make this tree with the package genealogytree? The example shows one tree with ...
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GenealogyTree: ancestor approach

The typical approach in building a family tree is the ancestor approach: the direction is from the children to the parents. This approach is the most used because, in a genealogy research, the ...
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Genealogy System

I'm writing a family history, and I want to do something like this: for every person I have a chapter, and every person is identified by a unique code. For example something like this: \...
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genealogytree: How to reference children in other page

I have genealogy trees too large to fit to a single page but I should be able to break them down to smaller chunks and cross-reference to other pages. How do I typeset those references so that they do ...
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Combined background gradient with custom centering

I am using the genealogytree package (based on tikz) to create a family tree. Code example can be found in this question. Basically, I have a simple tree of just me and my wife with imaginary baby, ...
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Genealogytree package with brother-sister marriages and cousin marriages

I hope you will forgive me for not pasting code, but it's just so much code at this point that I don't even know where to begin cutting out an example. Let me try to use words instead. Let's assume a ...
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Ancestor tree with union relationships

I built an ancestor tree using the genealogytree package. At this point, this tree is becoming so large that I am a bit reluctant to start pasting code here. But I will try to explain the problem. I ...
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Aligning nodes in tikz / genealogytree package

I am using the genealogytree package (which in turn uses TikZ) to draw up our family tree. It is very nifty and produces a nice output, but I have some problems with alignment. What I want to do is ...
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Genealogytree extra edges doesn't follow correct path.

I'm building a family tree using the genealogytreepackage, and I have bumped into a small problem. Perhaps this is a bug, or there is a workaround. The grandfather of c3 had three wives. c3 is a ...
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How can I set height order in genealogytree to avoid edge crossings?

In a genealogical tree "Wife" has four children with "Husband1" and later a "Husband2" with no children. With \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage[all]{genealogytree} \begin{document} \begin{...