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Re: Linked (genealogy) data

From: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
Date: Thu, 01 Oct 2009 17:12:31 -0400
Message-ID: <4AC51B3F.9050306@openlinksw.com>
To: John Goodwin <John.Goodwin@ordnancesurvey.co.uk>
CC: public-lod@w3.org, semantic-web@w3.org
John Goodwin wrote:
> 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/.


Continuing along our humorous line re. your pub reviews, why would you 
want to reveal family member details to those pub owners that are still 
searching for you?


> 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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