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[[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject California|WikiProject California]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Wiki Project California Tasks - Land and Property Intro'''  
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[[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Oregon|WikiProject Oregon]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Wiki Project Oregon Tasks - Land and Property Intro'''  
  
 
=== Description  ===
 
=== Description  ===
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'''Questions about editing this project?'''  
 
'''Questions about editing this project?'''  
  
:*See [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject California#Objectives|Wiki Project California Objectives and Guiding Principles]].  
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:*See [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Ohio#Objectives|Wiki Project California Objectives and Guiding Principles]].  
 
:*See [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Ohio - Style and Guidelines|Wiki Project California Style and Guidelines]].
 
:*See [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Ohio - Style and Guidelines|Wiki Project California Style and Guidelines]].
  
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:*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.  
 
:*Locate the word Print or the icon of a printer. Click on the icon.  
 
:*Locate the word Print or the icon of a printer. Click on the icon.  
:*Print.<br>
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:*Print.
  
 
=== Instructions  ===
 
=== Instructions  ===
  
1. Check the [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject California Tasks - Land and Property Intro#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]] below to choose a county to edit. <br>  
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1. Check the [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Oregon Tasks - Land and Property Intro#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]] below to choose a county to edit. <br>  
  
2. Sign up on the [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject California Tasks - Land and Property Intro#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 Oregon Tasks - Land and Property Intro#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]] to accept the task. Sign-up instructions are posted with the Assignment Chart below.<br>  
  
3. For each county, you will add information to the county page by editing in [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject California Tasks - Land and Property 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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3. For each county, you will add information to the county page by editing in [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Oregon Tasks - Land and Property 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>  
  
*If you have questions about editing, go to wiki help links under the heading [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject California Tasks - Land and Property Intro#Description|Description]].
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*If you have questions about editing, go to wiki help links under the heading [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Oregon Tasks - Land and Property Intro#Description|Description]].
  
4. Mark the [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject California Tasks - Land and Property Intro#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]] below to indicate you have finished the task. <br>
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4. Mark the [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Oregon Tasks - Land and Property Intro#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]] below to indicate you have finished the task.  
  
 
==== Wikitext Editing Instructions  ====
 
==== Wikitext Editing Instructions  ====
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7. While in wiki text, copy and paste the following template under the heading Land and Property Records:  
 
7. While in wiki text, copy and paste the following template under the heading Land and Property Records:  
  
:::<nowiki>{{WA Land Intro}}</nowiki>
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:::<nowiki>{{OR Land Intro}}</nowiki>
  
 
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.'''  
 
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.'''  
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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.  
 
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 [[California Land and Property|California Land and Property]] for additional information about early California land grants. After land was transferred to private ownership, subsequent transactions were usually recorded at the county courthouse and where records are currently housed.  
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See [[Oregon Land and Property|Oregon Land and Property]] for additional information about early Oregon 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  ===
 
=== Example of a Completed Section  ===
  
See [[Alameda County, California#Land_and_Property|Alameda County, California Land and Property]]  
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See [[Baker County, Oregon#Land_and_Property|Baker County, Oregon Land and Property]]  
  
 
=== Assignment Chart Instructions  ===
 
=== Assignment Chart Instructions  ===
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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." Thank you!
 
*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!
  
[[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject California|WikiProject California]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Wiki Project California Tasks - Land and Property Intro'''  
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[[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Oregon|WikiProject Oregon]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Wiki Project Oregon Tasks - Land and Property Intro'''  
 
 
=== Description  ===
 
 
 
The purpose of this task is to add the introduction to land and property records on California county pages. <br>
 
 
 
This task is beginner task and requires basic experience with copying and pasting in wikitext. <br>
 
 
 
'''New to the wiki?'''
 
 
 
:*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://broadcast.lds.org/elearning/FHD/Local_Support/Consultant/BIG/Research_Wiki/EditingWikiArticles/player.html Editing Articles] – Online Class.<br>
 
 
 
'''Questions about editing this project?'''
 
 
 
:*See [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject California#Objectives|Wiki Project California Objectives and Guiding Principles]].
 
:*See [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Ohio - Style and Guidelines|Wiki Project California Style and Guidelines]].
 
 
 
'''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.
 
:*Locate the word Print or the icon of a printer. Click on the icon.
 
:*Print.<br>
 
 
 
=== Instructions  ===
 
 
 
1. Check the [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject California Tasks - Land and Property Intro#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]] below to choose a county to edit. <br>
 
 
 
2. Sign up on the [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject California Tasks - Land and Property Intro#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]] to accept the task. Sign-up instructions are posted with the Assignment Chart below.<br>
 
 
 
3. For each county, you will add information to the county page by editing in [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject California Tasks - Land and Property 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>
 
 
 
*If you have questions about editing, go to wiki help links under the heading [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject California Tasks - Land and Property Intro#Description|Description]].
 
 
 
4. Mark the [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject California Tasks - Land and Property Intro#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]] below to indicate you have finished the task. <br>
 
 
 
==== Wikitext Editing Instructions  ====
 
 
 
1. Click on your chosen county name in the [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject California Tasks - Land and Property Intro#Assignment_Chart|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:
 
 
 
:::<nowiki>{{WA Land Intro}}</nowiki>
 
 
 
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  ===
 
 
 
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 [[California Land and Property|California Land and Property]] for additional information about early California 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  ===
 
 
 
See [[Alameda County, California#Land_and_Property|Alameda County, California Land and Property]]
 
 
 
=== 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 <nowiki>~~~~</nowiki> 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 Land Records".
 
:7. Click on the box "Save Page".<br>
 
:8. You are now signed up to complete this task.<br>
 
<div style="width:147%"><center>[[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject California Tasks - Land and Property Intro#top|Return to Top of Page]]</center><br> </div>
 
<br> If you are completing this task:<br>
 
 
 
*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!
 
 
 
[[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject California|WikiProject California]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Wiki Project California Tasks - Land and Property Intro'''
 
 
 
=== Description  ===
 
 
 
The purpose of this task is to add the introduction to land and property records on California county pages. <br>
 
 
 
This task is beginner task and requires basic experience with copying and pasting in wikitext. <br>
 
 
 
'''New to the wiki?'''
 
 
 
:*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://broadcast.lds.org/elearning/FHD/Local_Support/Consultant/BIG/Research_Wiki/EditingWikiArticles/player.html Editing Articles] – Online Class.<br>
 
 
 
'''Questions about editing this project?'''
 
 
 
:*See [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject California#Objectives|Wiki Project California Objectives and Guiding Principles]].
 
:*See [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Ohio - Style and Guidelines|Wiki Project California Style and Guidelines]].
 
 
 
'''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.
 
:*Locate the word Print or the icon of a printer. Click on the icon.
 
:*Print.<br>
 
 
 
=== Instructions  ===
 
 
 
1. Check the [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject California Tasks - Land and Property Intro#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]] below to choose a county to edit. <br>
 
 
 
2. Sign up on the [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject California Tasks - Land and Property Intro#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]] to accept the task. Sign-up instructions are posted with the Assignment Chart below.<br>
 
 
 
3. For each county, you will add information to the county page by editing in [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject California Tasks - Land and Property 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>
 
 
 
*If you have questions about editing, go to wiki help links under the heading [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject California Tasks - Land and Property Intro#Description|Description]].
 
 
 
4. Mark the [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject California Tasks - Land and Property Intro#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]] below to indicate you have finished the task. <br>
 
 
 
==== Wikitext Editing Instructions  ====
 
 
 
1. Click on your chosen county name in the [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject California Tasks - Land and Property Intro#Assignment_Chart|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:
 
 
 
:::<nowiki>{{WA Land Intro}}</nowiki>
 
 
 
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  ===
 
 
 
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 [[California Land and Property|California Land and Property]] for additional information about early California 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  ===
 
 
 
See [[Alameda County, California#Land_and_Property|Alameda County, California Land and Property]]
 
 
 
=== 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 <nowiki>~~~~</nowiki> 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 Land Records".
 
:7. Click on the box "Save Page".<br>
 
:8. You are now signed up to complete this task.<br>
 
<div style="width:147%"><center>[[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject California Tasks - Land and Property Intro#top|Return to Top of Page]]</center><br> </div>
 
<br> If you are completing this task:<br>
 
 
 
*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  ===
 
=== Assignment Chart  ===

Revision as of 03:59, 19 July 2013

WikiProject Oregon Gotoarrow.png Wiki Project Oregon Tasks - Land and Property Intro

Description

The purpose of this task is to add the introduction to land and property records on California 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

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

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:

{{OR Land Intro}}

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

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 Oregon Land and Property for additional information about early Oregon 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

See Baker County, Oregon Land and Property

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 Land Records".
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." Thank you!

WikiProject Oregon Gotoarrow.png Wiki Project Oregon Tasks - Land and Property Intro

Assignment Chart

County Name/Date Task Accepted Date Completed
Baker
Benton
Clackamas
Clatsop
Columbia
Coos
Crook
Curry
Deschutes
Douglas
Gilliam
Grant
Harney
Hood River
Jackson
Jefferson
Josephine
Klamath
Lake
Lane
Lincoln
Linn
Malheur
Marion
Morrow
Multnomah
Polk
Sherman
Tillamook
Umatilla
Union
Wallowa
Wasco
Washington
Wheeler
Yamhill