FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Project Florida Tasks - Tax Intro

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WikiProject Florida Gotoarrow.png Wiki Project Florida Tasks - Tax Records Intro

Description

The purpose of this task is to add the introduction to tax records on Florida county pages.

This task is beginner task and requires basic experience with copying and pasting in wikitext.

Questions about editing this project?

Instructions

1. 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. Mark the Assignment Chart below to indicate you have finished the task.

Wikitext Editing Instructions

1. Click on your chosen county name in the Assignment Chart. This will take you to your county page.

2. 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.

3. Scroll to the heading Tax Records.

4. Open the Tax Records heading for editing by clicking on the pen in square on the right-hand side of the page, opposite the heading title.

5. Click on the word wikitext in the toolbox at the top left of the edit box.

6. Place your cursor immediately after the heading Tax Records and strike the enter key on your keyboard.

7. While in wiki text, copy and paste the following template under the heading Vital Records:

{{FL Tax Intro}}

8. Save the page.

9. Click on the blue links you just added.

10. If any of these links do not work, please contact FamilySearch at the number listed in Description above.

11. Save the page and exit. The task is complete.

Example of Completed Heading

Taxes were levied on free white males over 21 and slaves aged 21 to 60. These persons are referred to as "polls." Tax listings, or digests, of a county generally list the taxable landowners and other polls and the amount of tax. The records for each county are divided by militia district.

Example of a Completed Section

See Alachua County, Florida Tax Records

Assignment Chart Instructions

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.
4. Not all counties are included in the chart below. If your county is not listed, this task is not needed for your county.
5. 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.
6. Scroll nearly to the bottom of the page. Add a summary sentence in the Summary box saying something like, "Selected Adams County for adding Family History Center".
7. Click on the box "Save Page".
8. 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 societies." Thank you!

Assignment Chart

County Name/Date Task Accepted Date Completed
Alachua MarkhamMJ 22:06, 11 June 2013 (UTC) MarkhamMJ 22:06, 11 June 2013 (UTC)
Baker Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Bay Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Bradford Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Brevard Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Broward Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Calhoun Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Charlotte Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Citrus Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Clay Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Collier Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Columbia Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
DeSoto Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Dixie Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Duval Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Escambia Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Flagler Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Franklin Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Gadsden Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Gilchrist Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Glades Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Gulf Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Hamilton Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Hardee Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Hendry Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Hernando Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Highlands Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Hillsborough Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Holmes Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Indian River Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Jackson Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Jefferson Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Lafayette Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Lake Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Lee Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Leon Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Levy Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Liberty Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Madison Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Manatee Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Marion Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Martin Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Miami-Dade Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Monroe Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Nassau Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Okaloosa Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Okeechobee Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Orange Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Osceola Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Palm Beach Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Pasco Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Pinellas Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Polk Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Putnam Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Santa Rosa Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Sarasota Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Seminole Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
St. Johns Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
St. Lucie Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Sumter Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Suwannee Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Taylor Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Union Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Volusia Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Wakulla Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Walton Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
Washington Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC) Jnsouth 01:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)