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This Geography category add-on view mode plots tagged pins on a Map at the Places associated with Ancestors of the [[Gramps_Glossary#home_person|Home Person]].
{{Third-party plugin}}
{{man warn|Incomplete MapsView skips Places without coordinates|Note that, as all [[Gramps_{{Version manual}}_Wiki_Manual_-_Categories#Geography_Category|Geography View ]] modes, ONLY the Places with a defined Longitude & Latitude will be plotted.}}
[[File:GeographyViewAncestorsMap-51.png|thumb|right|450px|Ancestors Map Geography view]]
'''Ancestors Map Geography''' is an interactive {{icon|ance}} {{man label|Geography}} category view addon that maps family tree in the form of a grid. This map add-overlays pins for certain known Places on plots Places associated with Ancestors of the [[Gramps_Glossary#home_person|Home Person]]downloaded Map tiles.
Serge Noiraud posted an "Ancestors Map" View add-on. This == Usage == Each map pin has a pop-up listing the Events & People at that Place.) Change the designated Home Person to map a different set of Ancestors.
== Usage ==There are 4 pin types:*Magnifying glass pins with a plus : Places with Birth Events*Magnifying glass pins with a minus : Places with Death Events*Magnifying glass pins with an X : Places with Marriage Events*Push pins : Places with multiple Event types
Right-click on a map pin to reveal a pop-up menu listing the Events & People at that Place.)
== Troubleshooting ==
== Troubleshooting ==
You can set up a multi-stage of filter that show only Places for Ancestors & configure the Places view to show the Longitude & Latitude. This will tell you how many of Ancestor related Places will be omitted from being map plotted.
4) Places custom Filter "ActiveAncestorEventPlaces" using General filter "Places of events matching the <event filter>"; event filter=ActiveAncestorEvents
== Credits ==
Shared by Serge Noiraud
From the {{icon|ance}} {{man label|Charts}} category view select the '''Quilt Chart''' icon or select {{man menu|View > Quilt Chart}} from the menu.

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