That is quite a
common problem when importing GEDCOM from other products.
general advice in the FHUG Knowledge
Base ~ Importing to Family
You may well
find other abnormalities if you follow the above advice.
There is a Change
Any Fact Tag Plugin that will perform the
conversion to standard Residence
There is advice
in the FHUG Knowledge Base ~ Family
That explains how
to download Plugins from the Plugin Store and
provides Help and
Advice for the Plugin mentioned
BTW: Did you
just open the GEDCOM file, or use File > Project Window
> New Project > Import a GEDCOM file as a Project, which is
<email@example.com> On Behalf Of Patrick
Sent: 19 May 2020 20:56
Subject: [family-historian] Changing Fact Types
recent convert to FH. I transferred my research in Gedcom
format into FH. My previous software package used the
file-type 'Address', the equivalent of which in FH seems to
of he people in my file have multiple addresses, the fact
types being Address , Address , etc.
my old software used 'Address' rather than 'Residence'
results in the text for the fact being displayed as 'He
experienced Address on
March 1851 in King St, Anytown, Anyshire.'
there a simple way to convert 'Address' fact-types to
Otherwise I have hundreds, nay thousands of facts to change