User:Evancol

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I am actively involved with USGenWeb on a state and national level.  I am a County Coordinator for multiple counties in Texas, Arkansas, Florida, North Dakota and my hometown of Davidson County (Nashville) TN.  I have recently been helping facilitate the adoption of state and county Wiki pages by USGenWeb state groups, and in doing so have adopted county pages in several states.  I am also the Moderator for Tennessee.  
 
I am actively involved with USGenWeb on a state and national level.  I am a County Coordinator for multiple counties in Texas, Arkansas, Florida, North Dakota and my hometown of Davidson County (Nashville) TN.  I have recently been helping facilitate the adoption of state and county Wiki pages by USGenWeb state groups, and in doing so have adopted county pages in several states.  I am also the Moderator for Tennessee.  
  
I would really like the pages I adopt to remain a collaborative effort, so please jump in and share any information you may have.<br>{{User box top}} {{User Administrator}} {{Adoption Hidden Ancestors}} {{User Moderator|domain=Tennessee}} {{User Wiki Maintenance}}{{User WikiProject Improving Help}}{{User United States}}{{Userbox-lang}}{{User Mentor}} {{userboxbreak|toptext=Awards}} {{User Lagniappe Award}} {{User Gold Star|citation=revamping and improving [[Help:Edit and Contribute]]}} {{User box bottom}}  
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I would really like the pages I adopt to remain a collaborative effort, so please jump in and share any information you may have.<br>{{User box top}} {{User Administrator}} {{Adoption Hidden Ancestors}} {{User Moderator|domain=Tennessee}} {{User Wiki Maintenance}}{{User United States}}{{Userbox-lang}}{{User Mentor}} {{userboxbreak|toptext=Awards}} {{User Lagniappe Award}} {{User Gold Star|citation=revamping and improving [[Help:Edit and Contribute]]}} {{User box bottom}}  
  
 
Visit my site, [http://www.hiddenancestors.com Hidden Ancestors], the portal to my USGenWeb activities  
 
Visit my site, [http://www.hiddenancestors.com Hidden Ancestors], the portal to my USGenWeb activities  
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Blogs I Find Time to Read  
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==== Blogs I Find Time to Read ====
  
 
*[http://blog.eogn.com Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter]  
 
*[http://blog.eogn.com Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter]  
 
*[http://wetree.blogspot.com The We Tree Genealogy Blog]  
 
*[http://wetree.blogspot.com The We Tree Genealogy Blog]  
*[http://www.genealogyblog.com Genealogy Blog<br>]  
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*[http://www.genealogyblog.com Genealogy Blog{{User WikiProject Improving Help}}]  
 
*[http://blog.dearmyrtle.com Dear Myrtle]<br>
 
*[http://blog.dearmyrtle.com Dear Myrtle]<br>
  
 
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Special Tools  
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*[http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=12298 Word Add-In for MediaWiki] - Allows you to save Word documents in Wiki format  
 
*[http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=12298 Word Add-In for MediaWiki] - Allows you to save Word documents in Wiki format  
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==== Reading  ====
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[http://britishheritage4um.blogspot.com/2011/08/ten-powerful-search-features-in.html Ten Powerful "Search Features" in the FamilySearch.org Search Engine]
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[http://tngenweb.org/census/ A Beginner's Guide to the U.S. Federal Censuses]
  
 
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Revision as of 17:35, 21 January 2012

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Personal

I am an acute care nurse practitioner, and worked in trauma medicine.  I am no longer working, but do volunteer work with the homeless.  I spend a lot of my free time on genealogy.


The Wiki

I am a Team Lead with the Wiki Support Team.  I teach the New Contributor Training Classes on Thursdays at 12 p.m. (MST)  I am involved in the Wiki Trainer Program, and if you are from a FHC and are in need of help, please leave me a message on my talk page and I will be glad to work with you.  


The Wiki belongs to the community, and we are always looking for volunteers to participate in various ways. Check out our Volunteer page to see ways you can get involved.


 Genealogical Affiliations

I am actively involved with USGenWeb on a state and national level.  I am a County Coordinator for multiple counties in Texas, Arkansas, Florida, North Dakota and my hometown of Davidson County (Nashville) TN.  I have recently been helping facilitate the adoption of state and county Wiki pages by USGenWeb state groups, and in doing so have adopted county pages in several states.  I am also the Moderator for Tennessee.

I would really like the pages I adopt to remain a collaborative effort, so please jump in and share any information you may have.

Administrator This user is a member of the administrator team. (verify)

Hiddenancestorslogo.JPG This user is a member of Hidden Ancestors, an organization that has adopted some pages in the wiki.
Moderator This user is a member of the moderator team  for  Tennessee. (verify)

Broom icon.png This user likes to cleanup the wiki.
United States flag.png This user lives in the United States.
en This user is a native speaker of English
Wikibus.svg.png This experienced user is willing to mentor a new user.
Awards
Lagniappe Award.png
Emblem-star.png This user has been awarded a Gold Star for revamping and improving Help:Edit and Contribute.

Visit my site, Hidden Ancestors, the portal to my USGenWeb activities


Please let me know if I can help you in any way.


Blogs I Find Time to Read

Help-content.png This user is a member of the Improving the Help content WikiProject.
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Special Tools

  • Word Add-In for MediaWiki - Allows you to save Word documents in Wiki format
  • CSV Conveter - Allows you to convert Excel files into Wiki table format
  • Dropbox - Store files where you can use them from all your computers, or can allow someone else to access them.
  • Awesome Screenshot - Chrome extension, allows you to annotate and highlight screenshots
  • Seapine  -  Convert an HTML document to Wikitext


Reading

Ten Powerful "Search Features" in the FamilySearch.org Search Engine

A Beginner's Guide to the U.S. Federal Censuses




THANK YOU

I just wanted to thank you for putting those links on Help: Adopt-a-Page. You really help in so many ways!

dawne 

CONGRATULATIONS!

You deserve that gold star.

Lynda