FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Project Missouri Tasks - County Histories Intro

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search

WikiProject Missouri Gotoarrow.png Wiki Project Missouri Tasks - County Histories Intro

Description[edit | edit source]

The purpose of this task is to add the introduction to county histories on Missouri 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?

Instructions[edit | edit source]

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[edit | edit source]

Adding the Intro Template[edit | edit source]

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 History.

4. Open the History 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 subheading Local History and strike the enter key on your keyboard.

7. While in wiki text, copy and paste the following template under the heading Local History:

{{MO History}}

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. Scroll nearly to the bottom of the page. Add a summary sentence in the Summary box saying something like, "Added county history intro".

10. Click on the box "Save Page". The task is complete.

11. Follow the directions in the Assignment Chart section below to report your completed task.

12. Save the page and exit. The task is complete.

Example of Completed Heading[edit | edit source]

Local histories are available for Adair County, Missouri. County histories may include biographies, church, school and government history, and military information. For more information about local histories see the wiki page section Missouri Local Histories

Example of a Completed Section[edit | edit source]

See Adair County, Missouri Genealogy

Assignment Chart Instructions[edit | edit source]

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 Family History Center".
7. Click on the box "Save Page".
8. You are now signed up to complete this task.


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!

Assignment Chart[edit | edit source]

County
Name/ Date Accepted
Date Completed
Adair Mcbridelw 21:53, 3 June 2013 (UTC) Mcbridelw 21:53, 3 June 2013 (UTC)
Andrew Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Atchison Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Audrain Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Barry Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Barton Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Bates Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Benton Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Bollinger Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Boone Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Buchanan Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Butler Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Caldwell Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Callaway Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Camden Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Cape Girardeau Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Carroll Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Carter Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Cass Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Cedar Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Chariton Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Christian Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Clark Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Clay Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Clinton Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Cole Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Cooper Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Crawford Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Dade Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Dallas Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Daviess Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
De Kalb Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Dent Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Douglas Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Dunklin Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Franklin Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Gasconade Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 21:33, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Gentry Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Greene Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Grundy Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Harrison Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Henry Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Hickory Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Holt Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Howard Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Howell Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Iron Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Jackson Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Jasper
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Jefferson
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Johnson
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Knox
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Laclede
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Lafayette
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Lawrence
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Lewis
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Lincoln Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Linn
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Livingston
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Macon
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Madison
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Maries
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Marion
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
McDonald
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Mercer
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Miller
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Mississippi
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Moniteau
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Monroe
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Montgomery
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Morgan
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
New Madrid
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Newton
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Nodaway
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Oregon
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Osage
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Ozark
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Pemiscot
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Perry
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Pettis
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Phelps
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Pike
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Platte
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Polk
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Pulaski
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Putnam
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Ralls
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Randolph
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Ray
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Reynolds
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Ripley
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Saline
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Schuyler
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Scotland
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Scott
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Shannon
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Shelby
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
St. Charles
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
St. Clair
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
St. Francois
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
St. Louis
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
St. Louis City
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Ste. Genevieve
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Stoddard
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Stone
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Sullivan
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Taney
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Texas
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Vernon
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Warren
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Washington
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Wayne
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Webster
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Worth
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Wright
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
Donnaevelynb 22:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC)