Blood Relative - Anyone you share a common ancestor with.
Claimed User - a user who has claimed their node/profile on Geni.
Focus Node - This is the 'Tree Owner' of the currently viewed tree.
GeniTeam - A Geni employee
Hand Print - the immediate family description block that appears atop the profile page and on some of the list views (e.g., "Son of John and Mary, Brother of William").
Little Green Tree
Node - AKA the person's box in the tree.
* Half sibling – two nodes with exactly one parent node in common. * Stepchild – node which has your current spouse, but not you, as a parent. * Stepparent – node which is current spouse of one of your parent nodes, but is not your parent.
* The tree is what you see in tree view which is a subset of your family tree due to pruning. * The tree is your entire family tree