United States, World War I Draft Registration Cards (FamilySearch Historical Records)/Known Issues

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'''Question #4''': I can’t locate an ancestor who should have registered in Giles County, Virginia. Are there records missing from there?<br>'''Answer #4''': DGS 5153688 has records from both Frederick County and Giles County. The Giles County records were inadvertently indexed as being from Frederick County. Images 1-3947 in the Virginia&gt;Frederick County; A-Z waypoint are from Frederick County. Images 3948-5645 are from Giles County.  
 
'''Question #4''': I can’t locate an ancestor who should have registered in Giles County, Virginia. Are there records missing from there?<br>'''Answer #4''': DGS 5153688 has records from both Frederick County and Giles County. The Giles County records were inadvertently indexed as being from Frederick County. Images 1-3947 in the Virginia&gt;Frederick County; A-Z waypoint are from Frederick County. Images 3948-5645 are from Giles County.  
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'''Question #5''': Where are the records for registrants from Madison, Wisconsin?<br>'''Answer #5''': Although Madison is located in Dane County, World War I draft registration cards from there have incorrectly been indexed as from Madison County, Wisconsin. There is, of course, no Madison County in Wisconsin, and never has been.
  
 
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Revision as of 16:35, 3 May 2013



Known Issues

Question #1: When searching in Illinois there are five waypoints for McClean County. There is no McClean County in Illinois, what county should this be?
Answer #1: McClean County should read McLean County.

Question #2: Where can I find the registration cards for the city of Springfield, Missouri?
Answer #2: The images for Springfield City have been mislabeled as Springfield County. They are found in the waypoints Missouri > Springfield County; A-Mobberly, Henry P and Missouri > Springfield County; Moch, Arba E.-Z.

Question #3: Where can I find the records for Grady County in Oklahoma?
Answer #3: Grady County has been incorrectly labeled Grandy County. You may find Grady County records in the waypoints labeled as Grandy.

Question #4: I can’t locate an ancestor who should have registered in Giles County, Virginia. Are there records missing from there?
Answer #4: DGS 5153688 has records from both Frederick County and Giles County. The Giles County records were inadvertently indexed as being from Frederick County. Images 1-3947 in the Virginia>Frederick County; A-Z waypoint are from Frederick County. Images 3948-5645 are from Giles County.

Question #5: Where are the records for registrants from Madison, Wisconsin?
Answer #5: Although Madison is located in Dane County, World War I draft registration cards from there have incorrectly been indexed as from Madison County, Wisconsin. There is, of course, no Madison County in Wisconsin, and never has been.

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