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Description

The purpose of this task is to add the introduction to land and property records on Florida county pages.

This task is beginner task and requires basic experience with copying and pasting in wikitext.

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Questions about editing this project?

You may wish to print these instructions before you begin editing.
To Print:

  • Go to the top right-hand corner of the page within the the white area.
  • Locate the word Print or the icon of a printer. Click on the icon.
  • Print.

Instructions

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

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 Land and Property Records.

4. Open the Land and Property Records 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 heading Land and Property Records and strike the enter key on your keyboard. This moves your cursor to a new line.

7. While in wiki text, copy and paste the following template under the heading Land and Property Records:

{{FL Land}}

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. Save the page.

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

Example of Completed Heading

Land and property records can place an ancestor in a particular location, provide economic information, and reveal family relationships. Land records include: deeds, abstracts and indexes, mortgages, leases, grants and land patents.

See Florida Land and Property for additional information about early Florida land grants. After land was transferred to private ownership, subsequent transactions were usually recorded at the county courthouse and where records are currently housed.

Example of a Completed Section

See Alachua County, Florida Land and Property

Assignment Chart Instructions

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.
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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

County Name/Date Task Accepted Date Completed
Alachua MarkhamMJ 17:28, 14 June 2013 (UTC) MarkhamMJ 17:28, 14 June 2013 (UTC)
Baker Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Bay Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Bradford Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Brevard Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Broward Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Calhoun Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Charlotte Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Citrus Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Clay MarkhamMJ 16:15, 19 June 2013 (UTC) MarkhamMJ 16:15, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Collier Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Columbia Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
DeSoto Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Dixie Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Duval Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Escambia Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Flagler Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Franklin Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Gadsden Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Gilchrist Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Glades Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Gulf Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Hamilton Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Hardee Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Hendry Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Hernando Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Highlands Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Hillsborough Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Holmes Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Indian River Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Jackson Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Jefferson Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Lafayette Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Lake Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Lee Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Leon Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Levy Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Liberty Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Madison Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Manatee Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Marion Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Martin Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Miami-Dade Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Monroe Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Nassau Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Okaloosa Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Okeechobee Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Orange Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Osceola Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Palm Beach Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Pasco Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Pinellas Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Polk Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Putnam Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Santa Rosa Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Sarasota Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Seminole Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
St. Johns Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
St. Lucie Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Sumter Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Suwannee Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Taylor Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Union Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Volusia Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Wakulla Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Walton Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)
Washington Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:50, 19 June 2013 (UTC)


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