family group sheet with wife at the top


In order to achieve this outcome as a report...


Step 1

Edit > Swap Husband and Wife.

You will need to agree to the gender change or the people will not swap

Step 2

Options > Customise > View | Default Family View Labels and Reporting > [Edit Default Marriage Wording] Swap the labels as shown:

Alternatively, you can do this from the marriage screen:

Step 3

Menu: Reports > Reports Menu (Charts) > Family Use this option then [Preview]


When you swap the Individuals to appear in the opposite panels, their genders are changed as well. There is nothing I can do to alter this for this exercise, and is the only negative aspect I can see at this point.