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[[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject New Jersey|WikiProject New Jersey]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Wiki Project New Jersey Tasks - Tax Records Intro'''  
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[[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject New Jersey|WikiProject New Jersey]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Wiki Project New Jersey Tasks - FamilySearch Tax Records'''  
  
 
=== Description  ===
 
=== Description  ===
  
The purpose of this task is to add the introduction to church records on Ohio county pages. <br>
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The purpose of this task is to add any tax records for Ohio counties found on FamilySearch Historical Records.  
  
This task is beginner task and requires basic experience with copying and pasting in wikitext. <br>  
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This task is an intermediate task and requires some knowledge about or experience with writing in wikitext. <br>  
  
 
'''New to the wiki?'''  
 
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:*See [[Help:Questions|Help]] to request individual mentoring or to join community discussions.  
 
:*See [[Help:Questions|Help]] to request individual mentoring or to join community discussions.  
 
:*See [http://link.brightcove.com/services/player/bcpid1555199317001?bckey=AQ~~,AAAAsMO7iuE~,0a6boL_aMzRRMejnsVF7dLsOY4w3QTnL&bclid=1553564668001&bctid=1553796238001 Editing Help] – Online Video Demonstration.  
 
:*See [http://link.brightcove.com/services/player/bcpid1555199317001?bckey=AQ~~,AAAAsMO7iuE~,0a6boL_aMzRRMejnsVF7dLsOY4w3QTnL&bclid=1553564668001&bctid=1553796238001 Editing Help] – Online Video Demonstration.  
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:*See [http://broadcast.lds.org/elearning/FHD/Local_Support/Consultant/BIG/Research_Wiki/EditingWikiArticles/player.html Editing Articles] – Online Class. '''Questions about editing this project?'''
  
<br> '''Questions about editing this project?'''
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:*See [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject New Jersey|Wiki Project New Jersey Objectives and Guiding Principles]].  
 
 
:*See [[WikiProject New Jersey#Objectives|Wiki Project New Jersey Objectives and Guiding Principles]].  
 
 
:*See [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject New Jersey - Style and Guidelines|Wiki Project New Jersey Style and Guidelines]].
 
:*See [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject New Jersey - Style and Guidelines|Wiki Project New Jersey Style and Guidelines]].
  
'''You may wish to print these instructions before you begin editing. '''<br> To Print:  
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<br> '''You may wish to print these instructions before you begin editing. '''<br> To Print:  
  
 
:*Go to the top right-hand corner of the page within the the white area.  
 
:*Go to the top right-hand corner of the page within the the white area.  
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=== Instructions  ===
 
=== Instructions  ===
  
1. Check the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Project Ohio Tasks - Tax Intro#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]] below to choose a county to edit. <br>  
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1. Not all counties have records included in this task. Check the [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject New Jersey Tasks-FamilySearch Tax Records#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]] below to choose a county to edit.
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2. Sign up on the [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject New Jersey Tasks-FamilySearch Tax Records#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]] to accept the task. Sign-up instructions are posted with the Assignment Chart below.<br>  
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3. Click on your chosen county name in the [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject New Jersey Tasks-FamilySearch Tax Records#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]]. This will take you to your county page.
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4. 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.
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5. Click on the Taxation section in the Contents.
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6. On the right side of the Taxation heading, click on the edit button that looks like a pencil in a box. This takes you to the Editing of that section.
  
2. Sign up on the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Project Ohio Tasks - Tax Intro#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]] to accept the task. Sign-up instructions are posted with the Assignment Chart below.<br>
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7. Click on the word wikitext with in toolbox at the top left side of the edit box.  
  
3. For each county, you will add information to the county page by editing in [[FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Project Ohio Tasks - Tax Intro#Wikitext_Editing_Instructions|wikitext]]. Read the general instructions then follow the wikitext link to continued task directions about using wikitext to edit this project.<br>  
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8. Copy and paste the following record in chronological(date) order with what records are already on that page. If there are no other records in this section, place your cursor so that it is under the under the <nowiki>==== Taxation ==== </nowiki>then hit enter on you keyboard so there is a blank line before adding these records. If there are other records here, make sure to place your cursor where you want these to appear so they will end up in Chronological Order. <br>  
  
*If you have questions about editing, go to wiki help links under the heading [[FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Project Ohio Tasks - Tax Intro#Description|Description]].
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<nowiki>:*'''1800–1850''' {{RecordSearch|1473259|Ohio Tax Records, 1800-1850}} at [http://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch Historical Records] – free. Name index of tax records as recorded with the County Auditor of each county.  Entries are recorded in voucher books, one person per page. The majority of the tax records in this collection are for the years 1816 through 1838. Currently (September 2012) this collection is 17% complete. Additional records will be added as they are completed.<br></nowiki><br>
  
4. Mark the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Project Ohio Tasks - Tax Intro#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]] below to indicate you have finished the task. <br>  
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<br> 9. Hit enter on your keyboard.
  
5. Also, report your finished task on the [https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dENGZ1FlRDhSOGx1OUpDc254Nm1xNXc6MA#gid=0 Ohio FamilySearch Completed Task Google Form]. Follow the instructions on the Google form. This step is important for documenting completed wiki volunteer work. Thank you!
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10. In the 'Summary:' box at the bottom of the page put: Adding Tax records from Historical Records Collection
  
==== Wikitext Editing Instructions  ====
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11. Click on the Save Page button.
  
===== Adding the Intro Template  =====
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*If you have questions about editing, go to wiki help links under the heading [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Ohio Tasks-FamilySearch Tax Records#Description|Description]].
  
1. Click on your chosen county name in the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Project Ohio Tasks - Tax Intro#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]]. This will take you to your county page.  
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<br> 12. Mark the [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Ohio Tasks-FamilySearch Tax Records#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]] below to indicate you have finished the task. <br>
  
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.  
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<br> 13. Also, report your finished task on the [https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dENGZ1FlRDhSOGx1OUpDc254Nm1xNXc6MA#gid=0 Ohio FamilySearch Completed Task Google Form]. Follow the instructions on the Google form. This step is important for documenting completed wiki volunteer work. Thank you!
  
3. Scroll to the heading Taxation.
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4. Open the Taxation heading for editing by clicking on the pen in square on the right-hand side of the page, opposite the heading title.
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=== Section Example  ===
  
5. Click on the word wikitext in the toolbox at the top left of the edit box.
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==== Taxation  ====
  
6. Place your cursor immediately after the heading Taxation and strike the ''enter'' key on your keyboard.  
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:*'''1800–1850''' {{RecordSearch|1473259|Ohio Tax Records, 1800-1850}} at [http://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch Historical Records] – free. Name index of tax records as recorded with the County Auditor of each county. Entries are recorded in voucher books, one person per page. The majority of the tax records in this collection are for the years 1816 through 1838. Currently (September 2012) this collection is 17% complete. Additional records will be added as they are completed.<br>
  
7. While in wiki text, copy and paste the following template under the heading Taxation:
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=== Assignment Chart  ===
  
:::<nowiki>{{OH Tax Intro}}</nowiki>
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Remember '''NOT''' all counties have records included in this task. Check the Assignment Chart below to choose a county to edit.If you are accepting this task:  
  
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.<br>
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:1. Sign in to the wiki at the upper right-hand corner of this page. Use your FamilySearch account username and password.
  
9. Scroll nearly to the bottom of the page. Add a summary sentence in the Summary box saying something like, "Added tax intro".  
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:2. Open the Assignment Chart for editing by clicking on the check mark in the box at the right opposite the Assignment Table heading.
  
10. Click on the box "Save Page". The task is complete. <br>
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:3. Place your cursor in the box under the heading '''Name/Date Task Accepted''' and opposite your county of choice.
  
11. Follow the directions in the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Project Ohio Tasks - Tax Intro#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]] section below to report your completed task.  
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:4. Type 4 tildes (~). This symbol is located on the upper left-hand part of your keyboard, next to the number 1. The <nowiki>~~~~</nowiki> is an electronic signature and will leave your user name and date when you signed.
  
12. Save the page and exit. The task is complete.  
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:5. Scroll nearly to the bottom of the page. Add a summary sentence in the Summary box saying something like, "Selected Adams County for adding FamilySearch Tax Records".
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:6. Click on the box "Save Page".<br>
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:7. You are now signed up to complete this task.<br>
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<div style="width: 147%"><center>[[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Ohio Tasks-FamilySearch Tax Records#top|Return to Top of Page]]</center><br></div>
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<br>If you are completing this task:
  
 
=== Example of Completed Heading  ===
 
=== Example of Completed Heading  ===
  
Ohio tax records complement land records and can be used in place of censuses before 1820 or to supplement the years between censuses. Because only persons who owned taxable property were listed, many residents were not included in tax lists. There may also be gaps of several years in the tax records of some counties. For more information see the wiki page [[Ohio Taxation|Ohio Taxation]].  
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Ohio tax records complement land records and can be used in place of censuses before 1820 or to supplement the years between censuses. Because only persons who owned taxable property were listed, many residents were not included in tax lists. There may also be gaps of several years in the tax records of some counties. For more information see the wiki page [[New Jersey Taxation|New Jersey Taxation]].  
  
 
=== Example of a Completed Section  ===
 
=== Example of a Completed Section  ===
  
See [[Mahoning County, Ohio#Taxation|Mahoning County, Ohio Taxation]]  
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See [[Atlantic County, New Jersey#Taxation|Atlantic County, New Jersey Taxation]]  
  
 
=== Assignment Chart  ===
 
=== Assignment Chart  ===
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WikiProject New Jersey Gotoarrow.png Wiki Project New Jersey Tasks - FamilySearch Tax Records

Description

The purpose of this task is to add any tax records for Ohio counties found on FamilySearch Historical Records.

This task is an intermediate task and requires some knowledge about or experience with writing 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

1. Not all counties have records included in this task. 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. Click on your chosen county name in the Assignment Chart. This will take you to your county page.

4. 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.

5. Click on the Taxation section in the Contents.

6. On the right side of the Taxation heading, click on the edit button that looks like a pencil in a box. This takes you to the Editing of that section.

7. Click on the word wikitext with in toolbox at the top left side of the edit box.

8. Copy and paste the following record in chronological(date) order with what records are already on that page. If there are no other records in this section, place your cursor so that it is under the under the ==== Taxation ==== then hit enter on you keyboard so there is a blank line before adding these records. If there are other records here, make sure to place your cursor where you want these to appear so they will end up in Chronological Order.

:*'''1800–1850''' {{RecordSearch|1473259|Ohio Tax Records, 1800-1850}} at [http://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch Historical Records] – free. Name index of tax records as recorded with the County Auditor of each county. Entries are recorded in voucher books, one person per page. The majority of the tax records in this collection are for the years 1816 through 1838. Currently (September 2012) this collection is 17% complete. Additional records will be added as they are completed.<br>


9. Hit enter on your keyboard.

10. In the 'Summary:' box at the bottom of the page put: Adding Tax records from Historical Records Collection

11. Click on the Save Page button.

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


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


13. Also, report your finished task on the Ohio FamilySearch Completed Task Google Form. Follow the instructions on the Google form. This step is important for documenting completed wiki volunteer work. Thank you!


Section Example

Taxation

  • 1800–1850 Ohio Tax Records, 1800-1850 at FamilySearch Historical Records – free. Name index of tax records as recorded with the County Auditor of each county. Entries are recorded in voucher books, one person per page. The majority of the tax records in this collection are for the years 1816 through 1838. Currently (September 2012) this collection is 17% complete. Additional records will be added as they are completed.

Assignment Chart

Remember NOT all counties have records included in this task. Check the Assignment Chart below to choose a county to edit.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. 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.
5. Scroll nearly to the bottom of the page. Add a summary sentence in the Summary box saying something like, "Selected Adams County for adding FamilySearch Tax Records".
6. Click on the box "Save Page".
7. You are now signed up to complete this task.
Return to Top of Page


If you are completing this task:

Example of Completed Heading

Ohio tax records complement land records and can be used in place of censuses before 1820 or to supplement the years between censuses. Because only persons who owned taxable property were listed, many residents were not included in tax lists. There may also be gaps of several years in the tax records of some counties. For more information see the wiki page New Jersey Taxation.

Example of a Completed Section

See Atlantic County, New Jersey Taxation

Assignment Chart

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.
Return to Top of Page


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."
County Name/ Date Accepted Date Completed
Atlantic

Bergen
Burlington
Camden
Cape May
Cumberland
Essex
Gloucester
Hudson
Hunterdon
Mercer
Middlesex
Monmouth
Morris
Ocean
Passic
Salem     
Somerset
Sussex
Union
Warren