Heiner Eichmann's GEDCOM 5.5 Sample Page:
This is the most simple GEDCOM transmission containing at least some
information: A family of three people. Your program should read the
A Simple GEDCOM Transmission
File created by 'ID_OF_CREATING_FILE'
Submitters name: 'Submitter'
Submitters address: 'Submitters address, address continued here'
Fathers name: 'Father'
Father born at 1 january 1899 in 'birth place'
Father died at 31 december 1990 in 'death place'
Mothers name: 'Mother'
Mother born at 1 january 1899 in 'birth place'
Mother died at 31 december 1990 in 'death place'
They married at 1 april 1950 in 'marriage place'
Childs name: 'Child'
Child born at 31 july 1950 in 'birth place'
Child died at 29 february 2000 in 'death place'
Here is the transmission:
Last modification: 1998-01-01