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Description

The purpose of this task is to add a template for additional tax records in the FHLC.

This task is an intermediate task and requires some knowledge about or experience with writing in wikitext and using the Family History Library Catalog.

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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. Not all counties have records included in this task. 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. Click on your chosen county name in the Assignment Chart. This will take you to your county page.

4. 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.

5. Click on the Taxation section in the Contents.

6. On the right side of the Taxation heading, click on the edit button that looks like a pencil in a box. This takes you to the Editing of that section.

7. Click on the word wikitext with in toolbox at the top left side of the edit box.

8. Put your cursor under the last information listed (usually after "Tax Records on Microfilm" and then hit the enter key to put in a space and then copy the following template:

:*{{AR Tax Additional FHLC|1}}

9. In the template, change number 1 with the number you obtain from doing the following:

NOTE: You will be opening a new tab. To return to these instructions after opening the new tab, click on the tab directly left of the last tab in the top right of the screen.

a. Click on the following url: http://www.familysearch.org/catalog-search:
b. Put your county into the Place Name field, i.e. Jackson, Arkansas.
c. Click on the county name as it appears beneath what you are typing, and hit the Search button.
d. Select the cemeteries topic from the list.
e. Select any record listed in the cemeteries topic.
f. In the cemetery record that you selected, under the "Subjects" heading select the link called "Arkansas, (your county)– Cemeteries".
g. Click on this blue subject link (i.e. Arkansas, Jackson - Cemeteries).
h. In the upper left corner you will find a field titled "Subject Number" containing the number you need. Copy the number in the Subject Number field.
i.Replace 458881 with your new number that you just copied.


10. Hit enter on your keyboard.

11 In the 'Summary:' box at the bottom of the page put: Adding AR Tax Record repositories template.

12. Click on the Save Page button.

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

  • If you have questions about editing, go to wiki help links under the heading Description.

Section Example

Assignment Chart

Remember that NOT all counties have records included in this task. Check the Assignment Chart below to choose a county to edit. 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. Not all counties have records included in this task. Choose from the counties listed in the table below.
4. 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.
5. Scroll nearly to the bottom of the page. Add a summary sentence in the Summary box saying something like, "Selected Jackson County for adding FamilySearch Tax Records Other Repositories".
6. Click on the box "Save Page".
7. 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 Tax Records Other Repositories."
County Name/Date Task Accepted Date Completed
Arkansas
Ashley

Baxter

Benton

Boone

Bradley

Calhoun

Carroll

Chicot

Clark

Clay

Cleburne

Cleveland

Columbia

Conway

Craighead

Crawford

Crittenden

Cross

Dallas

Desha

Drew

Faulkner

Franklin

Fulton

Garland

Grant

Greene

Hempstead

Hot Spring

Howard

Independence

Izard Davis

Jackson Batsondl 21:53, 28 March 2013 (UTC)
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Jefferson

Johnson

Lafayette

Lawrence

Lee

Lincoln

Little River

Logan

Lonoke

Madison

Marion

Miller

Mississippi

Monroe

Montgomery

Nevada

Newton

Ouachita

Perry

Phillips

Pike

Poinsett

Polk

Pope

Prairie River

Pulaski

Randolph

Saline

Scott

Searcy

Sebastian

Sevier

Sharp

St. Francis

Stone

Union

Van Buren

Washington

White

Woodruff

Yell