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Uruguay Department Pages in English Wiki

Project Leader[edit | edit source]

Sylvie Pysnak

Purpose[edit | edit source]

Creating/translating/copying content from Uruguay department pages in Spanish wiki into English Wiki.

Task List[edit | edit source]

Department Date Completed
Artigas 6/20/2019
Canelones 6/26/2019
Cerro Largo 6/26/2019
Colonia 6/26/2019
Durazno 6/26/2019
Flores 6/26/2019
Florida 6/26/2019
Lavalleja 6/27/2019
Maldonado 6/27/2019
Montevideo 6/27/2019
Paysandú 6/29/2019
Río Negro 6/29/2019
Rivera 6/29/2019
Rocha 6/29/2019
Salto 6/29/2019
San José 7/1/2019
Soriano 7/1/2019
Tacuarembó 7/1/2019
Treinta y Tres 7/1/2019

Instructions[edit | edit source]

1. Click on the red Department link in the Task List.
2. Copy the following code and paste it into the blank English wiki page:

{{Uruguay-sidebar}}
{{breadcrumb
| link1=[[Uruguay Genealogy|Uruguay]]
| link2=
| link3=
| link4=
| link5=[[DEPARTMENT NAME, Uruguay Genealogy|DEPARTMENT NAME Department]]
}}
Guide to '''DEPARTMENT NAME Department ancestry, family history and genealogy''': birth records, marriage records, death records, church records, parish registers, and civil registration.

<div id="fsButtons"><span class="online_records_button">[[Uruguay Online Genealogy Records|Uruguay Online Records]]</span></div> [[File:Ask the Community Button New Version.jpg|link=FamilySearch Genealogy Research Groups]]

==History==
*Translate history from Spanish page 
<ref>Wikipedia Collaborators, "ARTICLE NAME," in ''Wikipedia: The free encyclopedia'', WEBSITE LINK. Visited DATE. </ref>

==Municipalities==
{| 
|-
| style="vertical-align:top"| 
|{{DEPARTMENT NAME Department Map}}
|}
{| style="border:0"
|-
| style="vertical-align:top; padding-right:2em"|  
*[[MUNICIPALITY NAME, DEPARTMENT NAME, Uruguay Genealogy|MUNICIPALITY NAME]]
*[[MUNICIPALITY NAME, DEPARTMENT NAME, Uruguay Genealogy|MUNICIPALITY NAME]]
*[[MUNICIPALITY NAME, DEPARTMENT NAME, Uruguay Genealogy|MUNICIPALITY NAME]]
|}

==Civil Registration==
*There are no records for the DEPARTMENT NAME department. OR 
*[CATALOG LINK] - Click on the link to see the records’ availability.

==Parish Records==
*There are no records for the DEPARTMENT NAME department. OR 
*[CATALOG LINK] - Click on the link to see the records’ availability.

==Census Records==
*There are no records for the DEPARTMENT NAME department. OR 
*[CATALOG LINK] - Click on the link to see the records’ availability.

==Cemeteries==
*Copy cemetery information from Spanish page OR
*See the municipality.

==References==
<references/>
<br><br>
{{H-langs|en=DEPARTMENT NAME, Uruguay Genealogy|es=DEPARTMENT NAME, Uruguay - Genealogía}} 

[[Category:DEPARTMENT NAME, Uruguay]]

3. Replace DEPARTMENT NAME with the name of the department you are working on.
4. Save the page.
5. Open the same department page in Spanish Wiki in a separate tab/window.

6. Transfer information from the Spanish wiki to the English page.

  • Translate history section.
  • Replace ARTICLE NAME, WEBSITE LINK and DATE in the reference section.
  • Replace MUNICIPALITY NAME in the municipalities section.

  • Edit information in the records sections:
    • Add link and collection name from the Spanish page. Do not translate the collection name.
    • If there are no records listed use the second sentence.

  • Edit cemetery section:
    • If there is no cemetery listed use the second sentence.
    • Do not translate cemetery's names.

7. Save the page.
8. Scroll down to the categories section.
9. Click on the red link.
10. Copy the following code and paste it into the blank English wiki page to create a new category:

[[Category:Departments of Uruguay]]

11. Save the page.

Example of Finished Pages[edit | edit source]

Artigas, Uruguay Genealogy