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Leading blanks before last name. Ticket 10884 GH

These are from the daily index for 5/24/19:

https://billiongraves.com/grave/Linnette-H-Caldwell/31338389/edit 

https://billiongraves.com/grave/Elizabeth-H-Berry/31339800/edit

https://billiongraves.com/grave/Herman-G-Heimerdinger/31337961/edit

and several others on that page:

https://billiongraves.com/site-index/day/2019-05-24

The above three are all from the same transcriber; but I see it all the time from lots of different users. 

DS

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Could someone at BG consider doing a regular clean-up of such obvious errors?

i.e. leading/trailing spaces on First/Last names?

It doesn't affect the search engines, but it CAN affect certain sorting functionality.

Depending on the database design, this could be a very quick, once-a-month, take-it-offline-for-2-minutes-and-run-a-SQL-query maintenance task.

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