FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Utah Community Meeting 2012 June 13

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Welcome! Make a difference! Add your voice to the Utah Wiki Project.

Join with other Utah project participants to see progress, to share ideas, and to get news and training. Please add items to the agenda before or bring them up during the conversation.
The Wiki currently has 93,973 articles in English

Agenda[edit | edit source]


Anyone new to this meeting?

Meeting Participants:

News and Events[edit | edit source]

  • 1940 Census Help 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[edit | edit source]

Progress reports[edit | edit source]

  • Tip icon template review: Steve gave us a few options, including color of the bar.
  • Newspapers update: Wilma with input from Jana and Liz.
  • Obituaries task description totally ready and tested by (Lois?).
  • [Name] has expressed interest in helping. She has been contacted and ....
  • Patsy made meeting recordings reviewable by public.
  • Review the revised Table at top by Jana, Liz, Wilma

"Quick" Tasks[edit | edit source]

Topics that may need less discussion: Leader/assistants do examples, get suggestions and approval: Liz and Jana have volunteered to be assistants.

Future "quick" tasks to write:

  • Probate
  • Land and property
  • Court
  • Funeral home records

Idea share[edit | edit source]

Vital records (BMD, Div)[edit | edit source]

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[edit | edit source]

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

Next week:

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