Understanding Data Relationships
By Dale E. Lee
The prior article on Understanding Data was written from the standpoint of Family History data stored on a computer and how it can be displayed out to the user. This article is written from the standpoint of entering Family History data into a computer and how it is stored in the computer.
When a user enters data into a computer, cell phone, or other device, it is normally presented on the screen in a user friendly manner so that the data and the relationships are intuitive. However, when the data is stored in the computer it has to meet strict computer standards or b