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Description[edit | edit source]

The purpose of this task is to add the introduction to land and property records on Ohio county pages.

This task is beginner task and requires basic experience with copying and pasting in wikitext.

New to the wiki?

  • See Help to request individual mentoring or to join community discussions.
  • See Editing Help – Online Video Demonstration.
  • See Editing Articles – Online Class.

Questions about editing this project?

You may wish to print these instructions before you begin editing.
To Print:

  • Go to the top right-hand corner of the page within the the white area.
  • Locate the word Print or the icon of a printer. Click on the icon.
  • Print.

Instructions[edit | edit source]

1. Check the Assignment Chart below to choose a county to edit.

2. Sign up on the Assignment Chart to accept the task. Sign-up instructions are posted with the Assignment Chart below.

3. For each county, you will add information to the county page by editing in wikitext. Read the general instructions then follow the wikitext link to continued task directions about using wikitext to edit this project.

  • If you have questions about editing, go to wiki help links under the heading Description.

4. Mark the Assignment Chart below to indicate you have finished the task.

Wikitext Editing Instructions[edit | edit source]

1. Click on your chosen county name in the Assignment Chart. This will take you to your county page.

2. Login to the FamilySearch wiki using your FamilySearch login name and password. Find the sign-in area in the top right-hand corner of the page.

3. Scroll to the heading Land and Property Records.

4. Open the Land and Property Records heading for editing by clicking on the pen in square on the right-hand side of the page, opposite the heading title.

5. Click on the word wikitext in the toolbox at the top left of the edit box.

6. Place your cursor immediately after the heading Land and Property Records and strike the enter key on your keyboard. This moves your cursor to a new line.

7. While in wiki text, copy and paste the following template under the heading Land and Property Records:

{{MO Land}}

8.If there is any other text under the heading, be sure to place the intro template on a separate line before any additional text.

9. Save the page.

10. Save the page and exit. The task is complete.

Example of Completed Heading[edit | edit source]

Land and property records can place an ancestor in a particular location, provide economic information, and reveal family relationships. Land records include: deeds, abstracts and indexes, mortgages, leases, grants and land patents.

See Missouri Land and Property for additional information about early Missouri land grants. After land was transferred to private ownership, subsequent transactions were usually recorded at the county courthouse and where records are currently housed.

Example of a Completed Section[edit | edit source]

See Adair County, Missouri Land and Property

Assignment Chart Instructions[edit | edit source]

If you are accepting this task:

1. Sign in to the wiki at the upper right-hand corner of this page. Use your FamilySearch account username and password.
2. Open the Assignment Chart for editing by clicking on the check mark in the box at the right opposite the Assignment Table heading.
3. Place your cursor in the box under the heading Name/Date Task Accepted and opposite your county of choice.
4. Not all counties are included in the chart below. If your county is not listed, this task is not needed for your county.
5. Type 4 tildes (~). This symbol is located on the upper left-hand part of your keyboard, next to the number 1. The ~~~~ is an electronic signature and will leave your user name and date when you signed.
6. Scroll nearly to the bottom of the page. Add a summary sentence in the Summary box saying something like, "Selected Adams County for adding Family History Center".
7. Click on the box "Save Page".
8. You are now signed up to complete this task.


If you are completing this task:

  • Follow the same instructions as accepting the task, except place your cursor in the correct county box under the heading Date Completed. Change your summary sentence to something like, "Completed Adams County for societies." Thank you!

Assignment Chart[edit | edit source]

County
Name/ Date Accepted
Date Completed
Adair Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Andrew Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Atchison Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Audrain Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Barry Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Barton Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Bates Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Benton Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Bollinger Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Boone Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Buchanan Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Butler Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Caldwell Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Callaway Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Camden Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Cape Girardeau Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Carroll Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Carter Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Cass Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Cedar Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Chariton Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Christian Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Clark Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Clay Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Clinton Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Cole Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Cooper Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Crawford Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Dade Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Dallas Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Daviess Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
De Kalb Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Dent Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Douglas Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Dunklin Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Franklin Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Gasconade Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Gentry Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Greene Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Grundy Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Harrison Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Henry Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Hickory Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Holt Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Howard Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Howell Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Iron Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Jackson Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Jasper
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Jefferson
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Johnson
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Knox
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Laclede
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Lafayette
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Lawrence
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Lewis
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Lincoln Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC) Lovebrenda 05:11, 8 June 2013 (UTC)
Linn
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Livingston
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Macon
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Madison
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Maries
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Marion
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McDonald
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Mercer
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Miller
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Mississippi
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Moniteau
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Monroe
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Montgomery
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Morgan
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New Madrid
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Newton
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Nodaway
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Oregon
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Osage
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Ozark
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Pemiscot
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Perry
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Pettis
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Phelps
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Pike
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Platte
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Polk
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Pulaski
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Putnam
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Ralls
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Randolph
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Ray
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Reynolds
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Ripley
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Saline
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Schuyler
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Scotland
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Scott
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Shannon
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Shelby
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St. Charles
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St. Clair
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St. Francois
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St. Louis
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St. Louis City
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Ste. Genevieve
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Stoddard
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Stone
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Sullivan
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Taney
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Texas
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Vernon
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Warren
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Washington
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Wayne
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Webster
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Worth
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Wright
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