think you are asking how to merge part of your friend’s tree
into your tree.
first need to create a Project or a GEDCOM extracted from
your friend’s tree that contains the direct line you want to
File > Project Window
> More Tasks > Copy Project to make a copy of her
Then use File > Split Tree Helper on the copy to prune
it down to the records you want to transfer.
File > Import/Export > Export > GEDCOM File and
<<Select the Individuals you want to transfer.
both cases, there is a technique for selecting Individuals
from a tree Diagram and using that list to choose what to
FHUG Knowledge Base ‘Create an export GEDCOM based on a
your case, you might only select the direct line ancestor
boxes in the Diagram.
resulting Name List can be applied to either the Split Tree
Helper or Export > GEDCOM File method.
creating the pruned Project/GEDCOM, use the File >
Merge/Compare File command to import those records to your
There is advice in the FHUG Knowledge Base on the Split Tree
Helper, Export > GEDCOM File, and Merge/Compare File