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''Here are some projects that a volunteer can work on with minimal training. ''<br>
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*Add information to your county and/or city pages. [[Help:Editing a Page]]
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*Prepare county histories - county section of this [[Maine|state]].
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*What information can you add to a page about about a [[Maine  Archives and Libraries|repository]] of genealogical interest? <br>[[Template:Maine|Specific repository pages]] that need to be created are in red. Or the Major Repositories section on the [[Maine]] page has Pages that can be improved.
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*Outside company providing content ... we are putting in the wiki for formatting.
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*Write about [[Maine Emigration and Immigration|Migration]] Trails - Which Counties and Towns they went through in both the U.S. &amp; Canada. Also there is a section of Migration Routes on the [[Maine|state]] page. Everything in black still needs to be created. Use the following helps: [http://bcove.me/m9ttknth Creating a Wiki Article] [http://broadcast.lds.org/elearning/FHD/Local_Support/Consultant/BIG/Research_Wiki/CreatingandSearching/player.html Searching for and Creating Articles].
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Revision as of 00:57, 26 February 2013

FamilySearch Wiki Needs Volunteers to Help...

Many Hands Make Light Work...

Everyone knows at least a little bit about something or someplace. The information you contribute could be exactly what someone else needs to connect with or add to their family history.

Volunteer Wiki


Pages & Projects That Need Your Help

Beginner Projects

Here are some projects that a volunteer can work on with minimal training.

  • Add information to your county and/or city pages. Help:Editing a Page
  • Prepare county histories - county section of this state.
  • What information can you add to a page about about a repository of genealogical interest?
    Specific repository pages that need to be created are in red. Or the Major Repositories section on the Maine page has Pages that can be improved.
  • Outside company providing content ... we are putting in the wiki for formatting.
  • Write about Migration Trails - Which Counties and Towns they went through in both the U.S. & Canada. Also there is a section of Migration Routes on the state page. Everything in black still needs to be created. Use the following helps: Creating a Wiki Article Searching for and Creating Articles.




Stub Pages

A "Stub" is a page containing a limited amount of information. If you need help learning about stub pages and how to add information to them, review the article FamilySearch Wiki:Stub. Follow a link below to help fill out pages that need more information:



Instructions for moderator: To see all of the stub articles for your locality, review Category: Maine stubs.

Wanted Pages

A "Wanted Page" is a page that doesn't yet exist, but someone created a link to it, showing that they want a page on that topic created. For online classes to learn how to create a new page or wiki article click here: Creating a Wiki Article Searching for and Creating Articles.
Follow the links below to create a requested Wanted page:

Moderator Needed

A moderator is needed to work with and support contributors in Maine. Would you like to help as a moderator?

Other Help Wanted Projects

If there are other areas of the FamilySearch Wiki you would like to volunteer for, we have a Wiki Help Wanted page that lists additional projects and areas where help is needed.