|This page documents a guideline. It is a generally accepted standard that contributors should attempt to follow, though it is best treated with common sense and the occasional exception.|
Any substantive edit to this page should reflect consensus. When in doubt, discuss first on the talk page.
Biographies of individuals, whether living or deceased, are not allowed (except as an example or case study to illustrate a procedure or principle).
The research Wiki is for general help in finding sources for information of ancestral data, not for sharing the specific data once it is found.
For suggestions for where biographies or name-based indexes or databases can be published on the Internet, see