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[[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Pennsylvania|WikiProject Pennsylvania]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[WikiProject Pennsylvania Progress Chart|Progress Chart]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Pennsylvania Wiki Project Task - Probate Intro
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[[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Pennsylvania|WikiProject Pennsylvania]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[WikiProject Pennsylvania Progress Chart|Progress Chart]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Pennsylvania Wiki Project Task - Probate FHLC 
  
== Description   ==
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== Description  ==
  
The purpose of this task is to add the intro template and the ending template to the Probate Records heading.<br>&nbsp;
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The purpose of this task is to add microfilm copies of original probate records found in the FHLC to the county pages.  
  
== Instructions &nbsp;<br> ==
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== Instructions ==
  
1. Under the Probate Records Heading add the following template:&nbsp;
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1. To locate probate records in the FHLC, do a [http://familysearch.org/#form=catalog=catalog place name search] in the FHLC by typing in your county. If you need more instructions on how to search the FHLC, go to [[Family History Library Catalog Place-name Search|Family History Library Catalog Place-name Search]]. <br>
  
::<nowiki>{{PA Probate Intro}}<br></nowiki><br>
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2. Once you have the correct county, look under the topic of Probate Records. Review the entries for any original probate records (wills, administrations, and estate files - wills and administrations are sometimes labeled "Probate Records" in the FHLC). Do not put in book indexes or abstracts.
  
2. At the end of the Probate records section (after any databases or FHLC entries that are listed), add the following template: <br>&nbsp;
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3. After the 1st template (<nowiki>{{PA Probate Intro}}</nowiki>) and after Online Land Databases (if there are any), add the following:  
  
::<nowiki>{{PA probate FHLC and WorldCat|1|2}}<br></nowiki><br><br>
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::<nowiki>''Original Probate Records on Microfilm''<br></nowiki><br>
  
3. Replace the number "1" in the template with the name of your county between the pipes. <br>&nbsp;
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4. Add each original record under the new heading you created in #3. This may include wills, administrations, and estate files (wills and administrations are sometimes labeled "Probate Records" in the FHLC). If you find other original probate records that you feel may be helpful, you may add them, but it is not necessary. Please remember the following:<br>  
  
4. Replace the number "2" and add the Family History Library Catalog (FHLC) subject number. Find the subject number as follows:<br>&nbsp;
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:i. Bullet each entry you make.<br>
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:ii. Put the dates the records cover at the beginning of the entry after the bullet.  Then list the title of the collection.
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:iii. The date should be bolded. Make sure to use the N–dash between the dates and anytime it is used in wiki text. The N–dash is made by holding the alt key and typing 0150. <br>
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:iv. You can put the index at the end of the entry (see example).
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:v. Put the sources in chronological order. <br>
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:vi. Use the FHLC template to list the call number or film number. <br>
  
::a. Do a place search of the FHLC for your county. <br>&nbsp;
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<br> Examples: <br>  
::b. Select Probate Records from the record groups displayed.<br>&nbsp;
 
::c. Select any record displayed. <br>&nbsp;
 
::d. Select the highlighted phrase under the word "Subjects". <br>&nbsp;
 
::e. Copy the number displayed in the upper right-hand corner in the display box "For". This is the subject number. <br>&nbsp;
 
::f. Paste this number into the NYLand template where you see the number<br>
 
  
<br>7. Your new finished template should look something like this:&nbsp;
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:<nowiki>:*'''1752–1860''' Wills {{FHL|196402|item|disp=FHL film 20722 (first of 8 films)}} - Index included: 1752-1915<br></nowiki><br>
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:<nowiki>:*'''1752-1851''' Administration Letters and Bonds {{FHL|196590|item|disp=FHL film 20812 (first of 8 films}} - Index included: 1752 - 1915 <br></nowiki><br>
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:<nowiki>:*'''1752-1915''' Estate Files {{FHL|536648|item|disp=FHL film 1644017 (first of 337 films}} - Arranged alphabetically by surname<br></nowiki><br>
  
::<nowiki>{{PA probate FHLC and WorldCat|Berks|452254}}<br></nowiki><br>
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== Example  ==
  
== Example &nbsp; ==
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=== Probate Records ===
  
=== Probate Records &nbsp;  ===
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''Original Probate Records on Microfilm''<br>
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:*'''1752–1860''' Wills {{FHL|196402|item|disp=FHL film 20722 (first of 8 films)}} - Index included: 1752-1915<br>
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:*'''1752-1851''' Administration Letters and Bonds {{FHL|196590|item|disp=FHL film 20812 (first of 8 films}} - Index included: 1752 - 1915 <br>
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:*'''1752-1915''' Estate Files {{FHL|536648|item|disp=FHL film 1644017 (first of 337 films}} - Arranged alphabetically by surname<br>
  
{{PA Probate Intro}}<br>
 
 
{{PA probate FHLC and WorldCat|1|2}}
 
  
 
[[Category:Pennsylvania_Tasks|Probate Records]]
 
[[Category:Pennsylvania_Tasks|Probate Records]]

Revision as of 21:16, 10 July 2012

WikiProject Pennsylvania Gotoarrow.png Progress Chart Gotoarrow.png Pennsylvania Wiki Project Task - Probate FHLC

Description

The purpose of this task is to add microfilm copies of original probate records found in the FHLC to the county pages.

Instructions

1. To locate probate records in the FHLC, do a place name search in the FHLC by typing in your county. If you need more instructions on how to search the FHLC, go to Family History Library Catalog Place-name Search.

2. Once you have the correct county, look under the topic of Probate Records. Review the entries for any original probate records (wills, administrations, and estate files - wills and administrations are sometimes labeled "Probate Records" in the FHLC). Do not put in book indexes or abstracts.

3. After the 1st template ({{PA Probate Intro}}) and after Online Land Databases (if there are any), add the following:

''Original Probate Records on Microfilm''<br>

4. Add each original record under the new heading you created in #3. This may include wills, administrations, and estate files (wills and administrations are sometimes labeled "Probate Records" in the FHLC). If you find other original probate records that you feel may be helpful, you may add them, but it is not necessary. Please remember the following:

i. Bullet each entry you make.
ii. Put the dates the records cover at the beginning of the entry after the bullet. Then list the title of the collection.
iii. The date should be bolded. Make sure to use the N–dash between the dates and anytime it is used in wiki text. The N–dash is made by holding the alt key and typing 0150.
iv. You can put the index at the end of the entry (see example).
v. Put the sources in chronological order.
vi. Use the FHLC template to list the call number or film number.


Examples:

:*'''1752–1860''' Wills {{FHL|196402|item|disp=FHL film 20722 (first of 8 films)}} - Index included: 1752-1915<br>
:*'''1752-1851''' Administration Letters and Bonds {{FHL|196590|item|disp=FHL film 20812 (first of 8 films}} - Index included: 1752 - 1915 <br>
:*'''1752-1915''' Estate Files {{FHL|536648|item|disp=FHL film 1644017 (first of 337 films}} - Arranged alphabetically by surname<br>

Example

Probate Records

Original Probate Records on Microfilm