Search/Person

This folder will explain all the steps needed to find a person using the search page.

How do I search for a grave?
If you don't have a BillionGraves account: #1 Goto https://billiongraves.com/ #2 Type First Name (optional) and Last Name (required) in the Find T...
Thu, 22 Feb, 2018 at 11:00 AM
What fields are required for People Search?
Only the Last Name (required field).
Thu, 22 Feb, 2018 at 11:01 AM
What if I can’t fill out every field for People Search?
The Last Name is the only required field.
Thu, 22 Feb, 2018 at 11:01 AM
What if People Search gets no results?
Broaden your search by removing optional information (e.g., first name, dates, locations). If you are still unable to get results please make a photo re...
Sat, 24 Feb, 2018 at 1:31 PM
How do I refine People Search?
After initial search results: #1 Use the Filter by Collection dropdown box (top of left hand column). #2 Select a type of record (e.g., Headstone, Veteran...
Thu, 22 Feb, 2018 at 3:04 PM
What are search filters?
Filters limit and/or broaden search to within specific parameters. Search filters: #1 Filter by Collection: Narrows search to a specific data collec...
Thu, 22 Feb, 2018 at 3:04 PM
What is Filter by Collection?
Limits search to special record collections. Record Collections: Headstone (GPS). Photos uploaded with the BG app. Headstone (supporting). Heads...
Thu, 22 Feb, 2018 at 3:04 PM
What if search continues to load without result?
#1 Check your Internet connection. #2 Click the page refresh button, or press ctrl+r (PC) or cmd+r (Mac). Issue not resolved? Try using your browser’s ...
Thu, 22 Feb, 2018 at 3:04 PM
What about records with no headstone image or GPS data?
These are called supporting records. They provide information for taking a GPS photo using the BG app.
Thu, 22 Feb, 2018 at 3:05 PM