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*June 16 (Saturday) How was the trip?  
 
*June 16 (Saturday) How was the trip?  
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**Very interesting for Utah history.
 
*June 21 (Tomorrow!) [http://www.ugagenealogy.org/cpage.php?pt=11 Supercharge Your Research: Cut Ten Years off Your Learning Curve] presented by Barry Ewell. This is the UGA Virtual Chapter meeting which occurs every 3rd Thursday, 7:00 p.m. (Mountain).  
 
*June 21 (Tomorrow!) [http://www.ugagenealogy.org/cpage.php?pt=11 Supercharge Your Research: Cut Ten Years off Your Learning Curve] presented by Barry Ewell. This is the UGA Virtual Chapter meeting which occurs every 3rd Thursday, 7:00 p.m. (Mountain).  
 
*July 31-Aug 3 [http://ce.byu.edu/cw/cwgeneal/ BYU Conference] on Family History & Genealogy  
 
*July 31-Aug 3 [http://ce.byu.edu/cw/cwgeneal/ BYU Conference] on Family History & Genealogy  
 
*August 18 (Saturday) [http://www.ugagenealogy.org/events.php UGA Regional Conference] '''Cedar City'''  
 
*August 18 (Saturday) [http://www.ugagenealogy.org/events.php UGA Regional Conference] '''Cedar City'''  
 
*September 21 and 22 (Friday and Saturday) [http://www.ugagenealogy.org/events.php UGA Regional Conference] '''Sandy'''
 
*September 21 and 22 (Friday and Saturday) [http://www.ugagenealogy.org/events.php UGA Regional Conference] '''Sandy'''
 
*1940 Census Help [http://ugagenealogy.org/ UGA's project] with FamilySearch Indexing.
 
*Creation of '''Utah Wiki Project Forum''' (date to be announced- but soon Forums were changed yesterday -- there is a thread for Wiki Projects. There is a new subforum. Put up a page in the wiki and thread in forums.
 
  
 
== Review of last meeting  ==
 
== Review of last meeting  ==
  
*Wednesday, [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Utah Community Meeting 2012 June 13|13 June]]
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*Wednesday, [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Utah Community Meeting 2012 June 6|6 June]]
  
 
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== Progress reports  ==
 
== Progress reports  ==
  
*[[Utah Newspapers#Digital_Issues_Online|Tip icon]] template review: Steve gave us a few options, including color of the bar.
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*Review the revised [[Beaver County, Utah|Table at top]] by Jana, Liz, Wilma
*Newspapers update: Wilma with input from Jana and Liz.
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*[[Utah Newspapers#Digital_Issues_Online|Tip icon]] What do you think? Tip icon also used in [[Beaver County, Utah#Neighboring Counties|neighboring counties]] - always, or for every 4th or so county?
*Obituaries task description totally ready and tested by (Lois?).  
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*Obituaries task description written and the task accomplished already by Liz, Jana, Lois, and Elizabeth Kesler (who is new to the project).  
*[Name] has expressed interest in helping. She has been contacted and ....  
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*Karen Coombs has expressed interest in helping. She has been on vacation, so we will be in contact again soon.  
 
*Patsy made meeting recordings reviewable by public.  
 
*Patsy made meeting recordings reviewable by public.  
*Review the revised [[Beaver County, Utah|Table at top]] by Jana, Liz, Wilma
 
 
**Liz reviewed the table with 20-25 people at her Family History Center: OVERWHELMINGLY in favor of the table and having it and the picture at the top.
 
**Liz reviewed the table with 20-25 people at her Family History Center: OVERWHELMINGLY in favor of the table and having it and the picture at the top.
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*Some fckeditor problems were encountered, which especially affected the entire Carbon County page. May have something to do with editing tables.
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**The fckeditor also is putting in &nbsp; in headings when we "show preview". It makes it so the heading is not searchable.
  
 
=== "Quick" Tasks  ===
 
=== "Quick" Tasks  ===
  
Topics that may need less discussion: Leader/assistants do examples, get suggestions and approval: Liz and Jana have volunteered to be assistants.  
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Topics that may need less discussion: Leader/assistants do examples, get suggestions and approval.  
  
 
Future "quick" tasks to write:  
 
Future "quick" tasks to write:  
  
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*Cemetery records : Next week, we'll have samples for decision in meeting
 
*Probate  
 
*Probate  
 
*Land and property  
 
*Land and property  
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*Church records  
 
*Church records  
*Cemetery records
 
 
*Library area of each county
 
*Library area of each county
  

Revision as of 03:22, 20 June 2012

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Agenda

Introductions



Anyone new to this meeting?

Meeting Participants:


News and Events

Review of last meeting


Progress reports

  • Review the revised Table at top by Jana, Liz, Wilma
  • Tip icon What do you think? Tip icon also used in neighboring counties - always, or for every 4th or so county?
  • Obituaries task description written and the task accomplished already by Liz, Jana, Lois, and Elizabeth Kesler (who is new to the project).
  • Karen Coombs has expressed interest in helping. She has been on vacation, so we will be in contact again soon.
  • Patsy made meeting recordings reviewable by public.
    • Liz reviewed the table with 20-25 people at her Family History Center: OVERWHELMINGLY in favor of the table and having it and the picture at the top.
  • Some fckeditor problems were encountered, which especially affected the entire Carbon County page. May have something to do with editing tables.
    • The fckeditor also is putting in   in headings when we "show preview". It makes it so the heading is not searchable.

"Quick" Tasks

Topics that may need less discussion: Leader/assistants do examples, get suggestions and approval.

Future "quick" tasks to write:

  • Cemetery records : Next week, we'll have samples for decision in meeting
  • Probate
  • Land and property
  • Court
  • Funeral home records

Idea share

Vital records (BMD, Div)

Birth in bulleted style Suggest resources, review for dates and content.

How ready are we to create a task description for birth?

Discussion minutes:

Summary of minutes:


Future meetings

Meetings will be held on Wednesdays at 9:00 a.m.

Next week:

  • Progress reports
  • Future focus for discussions:
  • Church records
  • Library area of each county
  • Tip Bank