Note: Before you proceed with the following instructions, back up the database. If your organization integrates multiple Blackbaud products, refer to the Additional Requirements section of the backup solution.

  1. Make the spouse a constituent by opening the Spouse relationship and selecting Relationship> Add this Individual as a Constituent from the menu bar. 
  2. Break the link on the relationship record with the constituent we want to be a non-constituent in the end
  3. Open the new constituent from Step 1 and merge the constituents. The constituent from step 1 is the Merge Into record.  The original main constituent is the Merge From record.
  4. Select the appropriate information to transfer
  5. Mark the Delete the source constituent checkbox
  6. Click Merge


Edit the records manually to reflect the change