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Linked (genealogy) data

From: John Goodwin <John.Goodwin@ordnancesurvey.co.uk>
Date: Thu, 1 Oct 2009 21:51:37 +0100
Message-ID: <D72AF46149B1D74FBC8CD7090ED2446B2326C7@EMAIL.ordsvy.gov.uk>
To: <public-lod@w3.org>, <semantic-web@w3.org>

I've been working on my family tree as linked data in my spare time. A few sample URIs for anyone interested:

http://www.johngoodwin.me.uk/family/I0243
http://www.johngoodwin.me.uk/family/I0265
http://www.johngoodwin.me.uk/family/F003

Birth/death events are linked to places in DBpedia, e.g.

http://www.johngoodwin.me.uk/family/event1918

I did the initial conversion with this http://svn.foaf-project.org/foaftown/2009/gedcom/.

Anyone else tried family trees as linked data? Hoping for some long lost relatives also into RDF so I can connect some nodes (not likely I know :)).

John
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