FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Utah Community Meeting 2013 March 6

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**David Dilts will do a clickable map of the Stakes in Salt Lake County of SLC  
 
**David Dilts will do a clickable map of the Stakes in Salt Lake County of SLC  
 
*Strategies [[How to Find Birth Information in the United States]]; [[United States, How to Find Genealogy Records]] James:  
 
*Strategies [[How to Find Birth Information in the United States]]; [[United States, How to Find Genealogy Records]] James:  
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*Wilma will focus soon on Library section, then Deaths, then Marriages. Started on this in a [[User:AdkinsWH/Sandbox Closer to Home Access|sandbox page]].
 
*Project end: We will adapt some of the tasks for the [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Ohio|Ohio project]] so people will have something constructive to do after we are not actively engaged. Wilma plans to be finished with her parts (see below) by March 31.
 
*Project end: We will adapt some of the tasks for the [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Ohio|Ohio project]] so people will have something constructive to do after we are not actively engaged. Wilma plans to be finished with her parts (see below) by March 31.
 
**Next meeting: April 3rd
 
**Next meeting: April 3rd
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Still needed:
 
Still needed:
 
*Extinct counties need to be added to the Utah page, with links to pages for them
 
*Extinct counties need to be added to the Utah page, with links to pages for them
*Pat sent a site [http://www.dreambreeze.com/Pages/UtahCityByCity.html for Utah Place Names]
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*Pat sent a site [http://www.dreambreeze.com/Pages/UtahCityByCity.html for Utah Place Names] include extinct places.
 
*To do: county blurb with links to Utah Maps page.
 
*To do: county blurb with links to Utah Maps page.
*Wilma will focus soon on Library section, then Deaths, then Marriages. Started on this in a [[User:AdkinsWH/Sandbox Close to home|sandbox page]].
 
*Beginner's corner? Probably nothing until early next year that the "state pages" team meets.
 
*Do the county newspaper pages: Wilma is learning how to extract the URL so we can make it go right to the correct area of Chronicling America - Wilma
 
 
*Genealogical Surveys also mentioned in a previous meeting: Do only for Ogden, Davis, Salt Lake? and others with large compilations. P 13 of printed version Utah Research Outline granite stake, Ogden Stake, 289.3?...
 
*Genealogical Surveys also mentioned in a previous meeting: Do only for Ogden, Davis, Salt Lake? and others with large compilations. P 13 of printed version Utah Research Outline granite stake, Ogden Stake, 289.3?...
  

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Agenda

News and Events

  • Virtual Chapter, UGA, Thurs, Feb 21, 7 p.m.: Finding Your Irish Ancestors by Raymon Naisbitt
  • March 21-23, 2013 RootsTech

Progress reports

Still needed:

  • Extinct counties need to be added to the Utah page, with links to pages for them
  • Pat sent a site for Utah Place Names include extinct places.
  • To do: county blurb with links to Utah Maps page.
  • Genealogical Surveys also mentioned in a previous meeting: Do only for Ogden, Davis, Salt Lake? and others with large compilations. P 13 of printed version Utah Research Outline granite stake, Ogden Stake, 289.3?...

From previous meetings:

  • Not a priority: Gallery of images: Joy and I talked about this. Need a process, so others can submit images of the various counties and we won't have to maintain it. (More discussion in Nov 21 meeting. Get with Joy about those suggestions.)
  • FHLC links.
    • To do: once Libraries section is ready, show the FHLC links to the person who has not liked them.
  • Wording for other topics.
  • Census