FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Project Missouri Tasks - Tax Intro

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WikiProject Missouri Gotoarrow.png Wiki Project Missouri Tasks - Tax Records Intro

Description

The purpose of this task is to add the introduction to tax records on Missouri county pages.

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

Questions about editing this project?

Instructions

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

Wikitext Editing Instructions

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 Tax Records.

4. Open the Tax 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 Tax Records and strike the enter key on your keyboard.

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

{{MO Tax Intro}}

8. Save the page.

9. Click on the blue links you just added.

10. If any of these links do not work, please contact FamilySearch at the number listed in Description above.

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

Example of Completed Heading

Taxes were levied on free white males over 21 and slaves aged 21 to 60. These persons are referred to as "polls." Tax listings, or digests, of a county generally list the taxable landowners and other polls and the amount of tax. The records for each county are divided by militia district.

Example of a Completed Section

See Adair County, Missouri Tax Records

Assignment Chart Instructions

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.
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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

County
Name/ Date Accepted
Date Completed
Adair Patricialarkin 20:37, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:37, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Andrew Patricialarkin 19:17, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:17, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Atchison Patricialarkin 19:18, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:18, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Audrain Patricialarkin 19:19, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:19, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Barry Patricialarkin 19:20, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:20, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Barton Patricialarkin 19:22, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:22, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Bates Patricialarkin 19:23, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:23, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Benton Patricialarkin 19:24, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:24, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Bollinger Patricialarkin 19:25, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:25, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Boone Patricialarkin 19:26, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:26, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Buchanan Patricialarkin 19:27, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:27, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Butler Patricialarkin 19:28, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:28, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Caldwell Patricialarkin 19:29, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:29, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Callaway Patricialarkin 19:30, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:30, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Camden Patricialarkin 19:31, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:31, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Cape Girardeau Patricialarkin 19:32, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:32, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Carroll Patricialarkin 19:33, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:33, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Carter Patricialarkin 19:34, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:34, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Cass Patricialarkin 19:35, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:35, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Cedar Patricialarkin 19:36, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:36, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Chariton Patricialarkin 19:37, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:37, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Christian Patricialarkin 19:38, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:38, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Clark Patricialarkin 19:40, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:40, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Clay Patricialarkin 19:41, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:41, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Clinton Patricialarkin 19:42, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:42, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Cole Patricialarkin 19:45, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:45, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Cooper Patricialarkin 19:46, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:46, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Crawford Patricialarkin 19:47, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:47, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Dade Patricialarkin 19:48, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:48, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Dallas Patricialarkin 19:49, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:49, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Daviess Patricialarkin 19:52, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:52, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
De Kalb Patricialarkin 19:53, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:53, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Dent Patricialarkin 19:54, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:54, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Douglas Patricialarkin 19:55, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:55, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Dunklin Patricialarkin 19:57, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:57, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Franklin Patricialarkin 19:58, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:58, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Gasconade Patricialarkin 19:59, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:59, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Gentry Patricialarkin 20:00, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:00, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Greene

Grundy Patricialarkin 20:03, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:03, 6 June 2013 (UTC)
Harrison Patricialarkin 19:05, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:05, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Henry Patricialarkin 19:06, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:06, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Hickory Patricialarkin 19:08, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:08, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Holt Patricialarkin 19:09, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:09, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Howard Patricialarkin 19:10, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:10, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Howell Patricialarkin 19:13, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:13, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Iron Patricialarkin 19:14, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:14, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Jackson Patricialarkin 19:17, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:17, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Jasper
Patricialarkin 19:18, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:18, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Jefferson
Patricialarkin 19:22, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:22, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Johnson
Patricialarkin 19:23, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:23, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Knox
Patricialarkin 19:24, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:24, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Laclede
Patricialarkin 19:26, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:26, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Lafayette
Patricialarkin 19:27, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:27, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Lawrence
Patricialarkin 19:28, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:28, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Lewis
Patricialarkin 19:29, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:29, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Lincoln Patricialarkin 19:31, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:31, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Linn
Patricialarkin 19:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Livingston
Patricialarkin 19:34, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:34, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Macon
Patricialarkin 19:35, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:35, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Madison


Maries
Patricialarkin 19:38, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:38, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Marion
Patricialarkin 19:39, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:39, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
McDonald
Patricialarkin 19:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Mercer
Patricialarkin 19:45, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:45, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Miller
Patricialarkin 19:46, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:46, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Mississippi
Patricialarkin 19:47, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:47, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Moniteau
Patricialarkin 19:49, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:49, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Monroe
Patricialarkin 19:50, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:50, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Montgomery
Patricialarkin 19:51, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:51, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Morgan
Patricialarkin 19:53, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:53, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
New Madrid
Patricialarkin 19:54, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:54, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Newton
Patricialarkin 19:55, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:55, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Nodaway
Patricialarkin 19:57, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:57, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Oregon
Patricialarkin 19:58, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 19:58, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Osage
Patricialarkin 20:00, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:00, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Ozark
Patricialarkin 20:02, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:02, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Pemiscot
Patricialarkin 20:04, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:04, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Perry
Patricialarkin 20:06, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:08, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Pettis
Patricialarkin 20:08, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:08, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Phelps
Patricialarkin 20:09, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:09, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Pike
Patricialarkin 20:10, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:10, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Platte
Patricialarkin 20:12, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:12, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Polk
Patricialarkin 20:13, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:13, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Pulaski
Patricialarkin 20:14, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:14, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Putnam
Patricialarkin 20:15, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:15, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Ralls
Patricialarkin 20:17, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:17, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Randolph
Patricialarkin 20:18, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:18, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Ray


Reynolds
Patricialarkin 20:26, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:25, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Ripley
Patricialarkin 20:27, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:27, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Saline
Patricialarkin 20:29, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:29, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Schuyler
Patricialarkin 20:30, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:30, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Scotland
Patricialarkin 20:32, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:32, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Scott
Patricialarkin 20:34, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:34, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Shannon
Patricialarkin 20:36, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:36, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Shelby
Patricialarkin 20:37, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:37, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
St. Charles
Patricialarkin 20:38, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:38, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
St. Clair
Patricialarkin 20:40, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:40, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
St. Francois
Patricialarkin 20:42, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:42, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
St. Louis
Patricialarkin 20:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
St. Louis City
Patricialarkin 20:45, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:45, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Ste. Genevieve
Patricialarkin 20:46, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:46, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Stoddard
Patricialarkin 20:48, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:48, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Stone
Patricialarkin 20:49, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:49, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Sullivan
Patricialarkin 20:51, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:51, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Taney
Patricialarkin 20:52, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:52, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Texas
Patricialarkin 20:53, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:53, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Vernon
Patricialarkin 20:55, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:55, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Warren
Patricialarkin 20:56, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 20:56, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Washington
Patricialarkin 21:01, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 21:01, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Wayne
Patricialarkin 21:01, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 21:01, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Webster
Patricialarkin 21:01, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 21:01, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Worth
Patricialarkin 21:01, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 21:01, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Wright
Patricialarkin 21:01, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Patricialarkin 21:01, 7 June 2013 (UTC)