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Recent changes to the "How To" library include a new presentation on how to index overlays. View There is a link to the "How To" library on each project update page.
Gender - (New 12/13) In burials entries sepulta = female and sepultus = male to determine gender.
Christening Date - Use the baptized date, not the certified date - Example
Months - The months from September through December are often abbreviated with a number and then ber - September = 7ber, October = 8ber, November = 9ber, December = 10ber
Image Cut Off - If the document is cut off on the top or bottom, index the visible records.
Field Helps - There may be changes in the fields helps for different segments of this project. In the Groom's Condtion field, for example, one segment may accept bachelor and another S (for single). Reading the field helps will help insure accurate indexing.
Latin Terms - "abortivia" is a word that means aborted. It is not a name.
Churchings - Mark documents entitled "Churchings" as no extractable data.