Person Family Rank
CDER Data Element Number. C-GEN-00204
Data Element Name. Person Family Rank.
Description. This standard defines a person's family rank following their surname.
Source. Data Standards Committee, FDA.
Relationship. Person Given Name (GEN-00201), Person Middle Name (GEN-00202), Person Surname (GEN-00203).
FDA Specifications. Person Family Rank is represented by an alphanumeric code consisting of three (3) characters.
CDER Specifications. No further specifications.
FDA Approved Date. October 12, 1989.
CDER Approved Date. February 11, 1992.
FDA Revised Date.
CDER Revised Date.
|Junior||Distinguishes the son from the father with the same name.||JR|
|Senior||Denotes the older of two persons having the same name.||SR|
|Second||Second occurrence of a name within a family; not in consecutive generations.||II|
|Third||Third occurrence of a name within a family.||III|
|Fourth||Fourth occurrence of a name within a family.||IV|
|Fifth||Fifth occurrence of a name within a family.||V|