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''This page is created by FamilySearch Historical Records personnel. It details problems identified within this collection and answers to those problems. If you wish to comment, scroll down and on the right-hand side of the screen choose ''<u>'''Discussion'''</u> ''to post your comment.''
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== <center>Known Issues</center> ==
  
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'''Question #1''': In Kent &gt; Bonds there are missing years between volumes 5 and 6. Are there any Bonds available for the years 1767-1777?<br>'''Answer #1''': In the browse file “Bonds 1664-1708” the original record keeper started recording bonds for the years 1773-1776 at the end of the ledger where the bonds for the years 1664-1798 were recorded. Image #87 shows page 162 on the left side of the record and is dated 1708. The right side page 163 is dated 1773 and the images up to #160 are dated to 1776.<br>
  
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'''Question #2''': In Kent County there is a gap between Wills 1777-1781 Vol 6 and wills 1827-1835 Vol 11. Are those missing volumes available?<br>'''Answer #2''': Volume 7 is available on microfilm number 14159, which can be ordered and viewed at your local&nbsp;[https://www.familysearch.org/locations FamilySearch Center]. See [[Ordering Microfilm or Microfiche|Ordering Microfilm]]. FamilySearch does not have volumes 8-10.&nbsp;  
  
'''Question #1''': When searching for the images from Accounts &amp; Bonds index, 1741-1790 in Queen Anne’s County I receive the message “Image Not Available”. Is there a way to view these images? <br>'''Answer #1''': These images are not available online, but you can order film number 0014316. See [[Ordering Microfilm or Microfiche from a Family History Center|Ordering Microfilm or Microfiche to a FamlySearch Center for]] viewing  
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'''Question #3: '''There are missing pages in Washington &gt; Administration accounts 1778-1795 vol 1. Are these pages available for viewing somewhere else?<br>'''Answer #3: '''Pages 229-230 which should fit between images 129 and 130 on DGS 5085790 were missed on the original microfilm as well and are therefore not available for viewing. <br>
  
'''Question #2:''' When searching for the images of Wills 1706-1735, Vol. S.C. from Queen Anne’s County I receive the message “Image Not Available”. Is there a way to view these images? <br>'''Answer #2''': These images are not available online, but you can order film number 14159. See [[Ordering Microfilm or Microfiche from a Family History Center|Ordering Microfilm or Microfiche to a FamlySearch Center]] for viewing.<br>
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'''Question #4: ''' I am having trouble searching the Will Indexes and Will Books in Frederick County. Can you give me some help?<br>'''Answer #4: '''There are various types of books in these collections. The Will Indexes use the titles of the books. If you will compare the Film titles in the Catalog at this link [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/13610 https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/13610] with the year and vol numbers listed in the online waypoints you should be able to match the records.<br>  
  
If you encounter additional problems with this collection, feel free to report them at [mailto:support@familysearch.org support@familysearch.org]. Please include the following information:  
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'''Question #5: ''' I am looking for the page listing the letter “R” in the Somerset &gt; Index A-W browse point. Is it available to view?<br>'''Answer #5: ''' This page was missed in the filming of these records, and is not available for viewing.<br>
  
*If searching a specific collection: please include the name of the collection; include all search criteria used, including name, event, dates and places.  
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'''Question #6''': When viewing some records in the Queen Anne’s browse point I get the message “Image Not Available”. Can you explain this?<br>'''Answer #6''': There are contract restrictions on the film that holds the records for Account and Bond index 1741-1790 and Wills, 1706-1734 Vol SC that restricts online access to the images. Until these issues are resolved you may order the films (See [[Ordering Microfilm or Microfiche|Ordering Microfilm or Microfiche]]) into a [https://familysearch.org/locations/centerlocator FamilySearch Center] and view them there.<br>
*If browsing this collection: please include the full path you followed to where the problem occurred. The browse path is located above the Image viewer window.&nbsp;Example, Maryland Register of Wills Books, 1629-1983 &gt; Carroll &gt; Wills 1837-1852 &gt; Image 75 of 358.  
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*If you are reporting a technical issue: please include your operating system and browser version, such as Windows XP and Internet Explorer.
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*Account and bond index 1741-1790 is on Film #14316
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*Wills, 1706-1734 Vol SC - is on Film #14159
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If you encounter additional problems with this collection, feel free to report them at <br>[mailto:support@familysearch.org support@familysearch.org]. Please include the following information:
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*If '''browsing''' this collection: please include the full path you followed to where the problem occurred. The browse path is located above the Image viewer window.&nbsp;<br>For example: '''Maryland, Register of Wills Books, 1629-1983 &gt; Howard &gt; Orphan’s court proceedings 1840-1849 vol 1 &gt; Image 27 of 230'''.  
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*If you are '''reporting''' a technical issue: please include your operating system and browser version, such as Windows XP and Internet Explorer.
  
 
Your assistance will help ensure that future revisions will be considered.  
 
Your assistance will help ensure that future revisions will be considered.  
  
Return to the [[Maryland, Register of Wills Books (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Wiki Learn More]] page or go to the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1803986 Maryland, Register of Wills Books, 1629-1983 ]collection @ FamilySearch.org.<br><br>
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Return to the [[Maryland, Register of Wills Books (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Maryland, Register of Wills Books (FamilySearch Historical Records)]] Learn More page.  
  
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Revision as of 00:27, 13 September 2013


Known Issues

Question #1: In Kent > Bonds there are missing years between volumes 5 and 6. Are there any Bonds available for the years 1767-1777?
Answer #1: In the browse file “Bonds 1664-1708” the original record keeper started recording bonds for the years 1773-1776 at the end of the ledger where the bonds for the years 1664-1798 were recorded. Image #87 shows page 162 on the left side of the record and is dated 1708. The right side page 163 is dated 1773 and the images up to #160 are dated to 1776.

Question #2: In Kent County there is a gap between Wills 1777-1781 Vol 6 and wills 1827-1835 Vol 11. Are those missing volumes available?
Answer #2: Volume 7 is available on microfilm number 14159, which can be ordered and viewed at your local FamilySearch Center. See Ordering Microfilm. FamilySearch does not have volumes 8-10. 

Question #3: There are missing pages in Washington > Administration accounts 1778-1795 vol 1. Are these pages available for viewing somewhere else?
Answer #3: Pages 229-230 which should fit between images 129 and 130 on DGS 5085790 were missed on the original microfilm as well and are therefore not available for viewing.

Question #4: I am having trouble searching the Will Indexes and Will Books in Frederick County. Can you give me some help?
Answer #4: There are various types of books in these collections. The Will Indexes use the titles of the books. If you will compare the Film titles in the Catalog at this link https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/13610 with the year and vol numbers listed in the online waypoints you should be able to match the records.

Question #5: I am looking for the page listing the letter “R” in the Somerset > Index A-W browse point. Is it available to view?
Answer #5: This page was missed in the filming of these records, and is not available for viewing.

Question #6: When viewing some records in the Queen Anne’s browse point I get the message “Image Not Available”. Can you explain this?
Answer #6: There are contract restrictions on the film that holds the records for Account and Bond index 1741-1790 and Wills, 1706-1734 Vol SC that restricts online access to the images. Until these issues are resolved you may order the films (See Ordering Microfilm or Microfiche) into a FamilySearch Center and view them there.

  • Account and bond index 1741-1790 is on Film #14316
  • Wills, 1706-1734 Vol SC - is on Film #14159

If you encounter additional problems with this collection, feel free to report them at
support@familysearch.org. Please include the following information:

  • If browsing this collection: please include the full path you followed to where the problem occurred. The browse path is located above the Image viewer window. 
    For example: Maryland, Register of Wills Books, 1629-1983 > Howard > Orphan’s court proceedings 1840-1849 vol 1 > Image 27 of 230.
  • If you are reporting a technical issue: please include your operating system and browser version, such as Windows XP and Internet Explorer.

Your assistance will help ensure that future revisions will be considered.

Return to the Maryland, Register of Wills Books (FamilySearch Historical Records) Learn More page.

Return to the Maryland, Register of Wills Books, 1629-1983 collection at FamilySearch.org.