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'''Questions about editing this project?'''  
  
 
:*See [[WikiProject Ohio#Objectives|Wiki Project Ohio Objectives and Guiding Principles]].  
 
:*See [[WikiProject Ohio#Objectives|Wiki Project Ohio Objectives and Guiding Principles]].  
 
:*See [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Ohio - Style and Guidelines|Wiki Project Ohio Style and Guidelines]].
 
:*See [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Ohio - Style and Guidelines|Wiki Project Ohio 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:WikiProject Ohio Tasks-FamilySearch Probate Records#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 Ohio Tasks-FamilySearch Church Records#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]] below to choose a county to edit. <br>  
  
2. Sign up on the [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Ohio Tasks-FamilySearch Probate Records#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]] to accept the task. Sign-up instructions are posted with the Assignment Chart below.<br>  
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2. Sign up on the [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Ohio Tasks-FamilySearch Church Records#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]] to accept the task. Sign-up instructions are posted with the Assignment Chart below.<br>  
  
3. Click on your chosen county name in the [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Ohio Tasks-FamilySearch Probate Records#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]]. This will take you to your county page.  
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3. Click on your chosen county name in the [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Ohio Tasks-FamilySearch Church Records#Assignment_Chart|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.  
 
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 Probate section in the Contents.  
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5. Click on the Church section in the Contents.  
  
 
6. On the right side of the heading, click on the edit button that looks like a pencil in a box. This takes you to the Editing of that section.  
 
6. On the right side of the heading, click on the edit button that looks like a pencil in a box. This takes you to the Editing of that section.  
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7. Click on the word wikitext with in toolbox at the top left side of the edit box.  
 
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 <nowiki>==== Probate ==== </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>  
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8. Copy and paste the following record in chronological(date) order with what records are already on that page. Look for the <nowiki>==== Church Records ==== </nowiki> heading. See if there is a heading already that looks like: <nowiki>===== Catholic ===== </nowiki> and go ahead and copy and paste in chronological order under that existing heading. If there isn't an existing heading, copy and paste <nowiki>===== Catholic ===== </nowiki> in the correct alphabetical order under the <br> <nowiki>==== Church Records ==== </nowiki> heading. Then place your cursor so that it is under the under the <nowiki>===== Catholic ===== </nowiki> heading you just added, then hit enter on you keyboard so there is a blank line before adding this record:<br>  
  
::<nowiki>:*'''1790–1967''' - {{RecordSearch|199242|Ohio, Probate Records, 1790-1967}} at [http://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch Historical Records] – free. This collection consists of probate records and estate files from county courthouses in Ohio. The content and time period varies by county, with more records being added as they become available. This Collection will include records from 1789 to 1996. Currently, (September 2012) the collection is only searchable by </nowiki>[[How to Navigate Browsable Images|browsing]]<nowiki> the images. A list of Fires that have destroyed records in the courthouses of several counties are listed on the [https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Ohio_Probate_Records_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records) Record Description page]. <br></nowiki><br>
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::<nowiki>:*'''1796–2004''' {{RecordSearch|1494476|Ohio, Diocese of Toledo, Catholic Parish Records, 1796-2004}} at [http://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch Historical Records] – free. This collection includes images of parish registers recording the events of baptism, first communion, confirmation, marriage, and death in the Diocese of Toledo (Ohio), Roman Catholic Church. These records are accessed by [[How to Navigate Browsable Images|browsing]] the images by county. In addition to traditional parish registers, this collection includes miscellaneous cemetery records, Books of the Elect, Professions of Faith, Sick Call registers, etc.<br></nowiki><br>
  
9. Hit enter on your keyboard.  
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<br> 9. Hit enter on your keyboard.  
  
10. IF you are working in '''Cuyahoga County''' - also add this under the Probate Section in Chronological order:  
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10. In the 'Summary:' box at the bottom of the page put: Adding Church records from Historical Records Collection
  
::<nowiki>:*'''1813–1917''' - {{RecordSearch|1837736|Ohio, Cuyahoga County Probate Files, 1813-1917}} at [http://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch Historical Records] – free. The collection consists of case files of the Probate Dockets from the Cuyahoga County courthouse in Cleveland. The files are arranged by docket number and case number. The earliest records are designated Common Plea (before the formation of the Probate Court). The Probate Dockets began alphabetically, A through P, and changed to numeric listing beginning with 17 (replacing Q, the 17th letter). This collection is being published as images become available. Currently, (September 2012) this collection is only searchable by </nowiki>[[How to Navigate Browsable Images|browsing]]<nowiki> the images. <br></nowiki><br>
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11. Click on the Save Page button.  
  
11. IF you are working in '''Jefferson County''' - also add this under the Probate Section in Chronological order:  
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*If you have questions about editing, go to wiki help links under the heading [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Ohio Tasks-FamilySearch Church Records#Description|Description]].
  
::<nowiki>:*'''1790–1940''' - {{RecordSearch|1935519|Ohio, Probate Records, 1790-1940}} at [http://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch Historical Records] – free. This collection consists of records from Jefferson County, Ohio. This collection is being published as images become available. An index is being created in cooperation with the Jefferson County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society and will be published as it becomes available. Currently, (September 2012) the collection includes Probate records from 1797 to 1940, and is only searchable by </nowiki>[[How to Navigate Browsable Images|browsing]]<nowiki> the images. <br></nowiki><br>
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<br> 12. Mark the [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Ohio Tasks-FamilySearch Church Records#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]] below to indicate you have finished the task. <br>  
  
12. IF you are working in '''Montgomery County''' - also add this under the Probate Section in Chronological order:
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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!  
 
 
::<nowiki>:*'''1850–1900''' - {{RecordSearch|191617|Ohio, Montgomery County, Probate Estate Files, 1850-1900}} at [http://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch Historical Records] – free. Images of probate estate files from the Montgomery County Records Center and Archive in Dayton, Ohio. Usually the files are chronological and have a case file number. This collection is being published as images become available.<br></nowiki><br>
 
 
 
13. Hit enter on your keyboard.
 
 
 
14. In the 'Summary:' box at the bottom of the page put: Adding Probate records from Historical Records Collection
 
 
 
15. Click on the Save Page button.
 
 
 
*If you have questions about editing, go to wiki help links under the heading [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Ohio Tasks-FamilySearch Probate Records#Description|Description]].
 
 
 
16. Mark the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Project Ohio Tasks-FamilySearch Vital Records#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]] below to indicate you have finished the task. <br>[[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Ohio Tasks-FamilySearch Probate Records#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]]
 
 
 
17. 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!  
 
  
 
=== Section Example  ===
 
=== Section Example  ===
  
:*'''1790–1967''' - {{RecordSearch|199242|Ohio, Probate Records, 1790-1967}} at [http://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch Historical Records] – free. This collection consists of probate records and estate files from county courthouses in Ohio. The content and time period varies by county, with more records being added as they become available. Currently, (September 2012) the collection is only searchable by browsing the images. A list of fires that have destroyed records in the courthouses of several counties are listed on the [https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Ohio_Probate_Records_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records) Record Description page]. <br>
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==== Church Records ====
  
:*'''1850–1900''' {{RecordSearch|191617|Ohio, Montgomery County, Probate Estate Files, 1850-1900}} at [http://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch Historical Records] – free. Images of probate estate files from the Montgomery County Records Center and Archive in Dayton, Ohio. Usually the files are chronological and have a case file number. This collection is being published as images become available.<br>
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:*'''1796–2004''' {{RecordSearch|1494476|Ohio, Diocese of Toledo, Catholic Parish Records, 1796-2004}} at [http://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch Historical Records] – free. This collection includes images of parish registers recording the events of baptism, first communion, confirmation, marriage, and death in the Diocese of Toledo (Ohio), Roman Catholic Church. These records are accessed by [[How to Navigate Browsable Images|browsing]] the images by county. In addition to traditional parish registers, this collection includes miscellaneous cemetery records, Books of the Elect, Professions of Faith, Sick Call registers, etc.<br>
  
 
=== Assignment Chart  ===
 
=== Assignment Chart  ===
  
Remember that '''NOT''' all counties have records included in this task. Check the Assignment Chart below to choose a county to edit.  
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Remember that '''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:  
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.  
 
:1. Sign in to the wiki at the upper right-hand corner of this page. Use your FamilySearch account username and password.  
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:6. Click on the box "Save Page".<br>  
 
:6. Click on the box "Save Page".<br>  
 
:7. You are now signed up to complete this task.<br>
 
:7. You are now signed up to complete this task.<br>
<div style="width: 147%"><center>[[WikiProject Ohio Tasks-FamilySearch Vital Records#top|Return to Top of Page]]</center><br></div>  
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<div style="width: 147%"><center>[[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Ohio Tasks-FamilySearch Church Records#top|Return to Top of Page]]</center><br></div>  
 
<br>If you are completing this task:  
 
<br>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."
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*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."&nbsp; Thank you!
 
 
*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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[[Category:Ohio_Tasks|FamilySearch Church Records]]
 
[[Category:Ohio_Tasks|FamilySearch Church Records]]

Latest revision as of 22:51, 5 April 2013

WikiProject Ohio Gotoarrow.png Wiki Project Ohio Tasks - FamilySearch Church Records

Description

The purpose of this task is to add any historical probate 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 Church section in the Contents.

6. On the right side of the 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. Look for the ==== Church Records ==== heading. See if there is a heading already that looks like: ===== Catholic ===== and go ahead and copy and paste in chronological order under that existing heading. If there isn't an existing heading, copy and paste ===== Catholic ===== in the correct alphabetical order under the
==== Church Records ==== heading. Then place your cursor so that it is under the under the ===== Catholic ===== heading you just added, then hit enter on you keyboard so there is a blank line before adding this record:

:*'''1796–2004''' {{RecordSearch|1494476|Ohio, Diocese of Toledo, Catholic Parish Records, 1796-2004}} at [http://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch Historical Records] – free. This collection includes images of parish registers recording the events of baptism, first communion, confirmation, marriage, and death in the Diocese of Toledo (Ohio), Roman Catholic Church. These records are accessed by [[How to Navigate Browsable Images|browsing]] the images by county. In addition to traditional parish registers, this collection includes miscellaneous cemetery records, Books of the Elect, Professions of Faith, Sick Call registers, etc.<br>


9. Hit enter on your keyboard.

10. In the 'Summary:' box at the bottom of the page put: Adding Church 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

Church Records

  • 1796–2004 Ohio, Diocese of Toledo, Catholic Parish Records, 1796-2004 at FamilySearch Historical Records – free. This collection includes images of parish registers recording the events of baptism, first communion, confirmation, marriage, and death in the Diocese of Toledo (Ohio), Roman Catholic Church. These records are accessed by browsing the images by county. In addition to traditional parish registers, this collection includes miscellaneous cemetery records, Books of the Elect, Professions of Faith, Sick Call registers, etc.

Assignment Chart

Remember that 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. Not all counties have records included in this task. Choose from the counties listed in the table below.
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 Vital 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:

  • 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!
County Name/Date Task Accepted Date Completed
Allen Lowfiv 22:21, 1 March 2013 (UTC) Lowfiv 22:21, 1 March 2013 (UTC)
Crawford Lowfiv 03:23, 1 March 2013 (UTC) Lowfiv 03:39, 1 March 2013 (UTC)
Cuyahoga Lowfiv 03:39, 1 March 2013 (UTC) Lowfiv 03:44, 1 March 2013 (UTC)
Defiance Lowfiv 03:44, 1 March 2013 (UTC) Lowfiv 03:48, 1 March 2013 (UTC)
Erie Lowfiv 20:15, 1 March 2013 (UTC) Lowfiv 21:42, 1 March 2013 (UTC)
Fulton Lowfiv 20:15, 1 March 2013 (UTC) Lowfiv 21:42, 1 March 2013 (UTC)
Hancock Lowfiv 20:15, 1 March 2013 (UTC) Lowfiv 21:42, 1 March 2013 (UTC)
Henry Lowfiv 20:15, 1 March 2013 (UTC) Lowfiv 21:42, 1 March 2013 (UTC)
Huron Lowfiv 20:15, 1 March 2013 (UTC) Lowfiv 21:42, 1 March 2013 (UTC)
Lucas Lowfiv 20:15, 1 March 2013 (UTC) Lowfiv 21:42, 1 March 2013 (UTC)
Ottawa Lowfiv 20:15, 1 March 2013 (UTC) Lowfiv 21:42, 1 March 2013 (UTC)
Paulding Lowfiv 21:42, 1 March 2013 (UTC) Lowfiv 21:42, 1 March 2013 (UTC)
Putnam Lowfiv 21:42, 1 March 2013 (UTC) Lowfiv 21:42, 1 March 2013 (UTC)
Richland Lowfiv 21:42, 1 March 2013 (UTC) Lowfiv 21:42, 1 March 2013 (UTC)
Sandusky Lowfiv 21:42, 1 March 2013 (UTC) Lowfiv 21:42, 1 March 2013 (UTC)
Seneca Lowfiv 21:42, 1 March 2013 (UTC) Lowfiv 21:42, 1 March 2013 (UTC)
Van Wert Lowfiv 21:42, 1 March 2013 (UTC) Lowfiv 21:42, 1 March 2013 (UTC)
Williams Lowfiv 21:42, 1 March 2013 (UTC) Lowfiv 21:42, 1 March 2013 (UTC)
Wood Lowfiv 21:42, 1 March 2013 (UTC) Lowfiv 21:42, 1 March 2013 (UTC)
Wyandot Lowfiv 21:42, 1 March 2013 (UTC)