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WikiProject Texas Gotoarrow.png Wiki Project Texas Tasks - Cemetery Records Intro

Description

The purpose of this task is to add the introduction and chart for cemetery records on Texas county pages.

This task is an advanced task and requires experience with wikitext.

New to the wiki?

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Questions about editing this project?

You may wish to print these instructions before you begin editing.
To Print:

  • Go to the top right-hand corner of the page within the the white area.
  • Locate the word Print or the icon of a printer. Click on the icon.
  • Print.

Set-Up Instructions

1. Login to FamilySearch using your FamilySearch login name and password.

2. Go to the Wiki. (Click Learn, then on the next page, click Research Wiki.)

3. In the search box, type wikiproject texas.

a. Press Enter.

4. Click FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Texas. (This will usually be the first item on the list.)

5. On the Contents list, click 4.6 Tax and Cemetery Records Tasks.

6. In the table, click Add Cemetery Records Intro.

7. On the next page, click once in the URL address box to highlight the URL. If this doesn't highlight the entire URL, put your cursor at the end of the URL, hold down the left button on the mouse, and drag the cursor to the first part of the URL.

a. This 1st tab will be where you will update the Assignment chart.

8. Copy the URL.

9. Click on the + next to the tab you are on.

10. On the new tab, paste the URL in the URL address box.

a. Press Enter.

11. On the Contents list, click the County Assignment Chart you will work on.

12. Click on your chosen county name in the chart. This will take you to your county page.

a. This 2nd tab will be where you where you do your work on a county.

13. Open a 3rd tab by clicking on the + next to the tab you are on.

14. On the new tab, again paste the URL of the 1st tab in the URL address box.

a. On this 3rd tab, you will copy the table.

15. On this tab, find the table to be added.

16. In the Table to be Added section, click Edit.

17. Click Wikitext.

18. Copy the sentence above the table and the table.(See below) Do not copy the equal signs nor the words 'Table to be Added section'.

Table to be Added section

Cemetery records often reveal birth, marriage, death, relationship, military, and religious information.

Online Grave Transcripts Published Grave Transcripts County Cemetery Directories

Findagrave.com

Family History Library

Findagrave.com

Interment.net

WorldCat

Names in Stone

USGenWeb


Billion Graves

Billion Graves


Cemeteries of Texas



Names in Stone



See Texas Cemeteries for more information.

Adding the Intro Table to a County Page

1. Click on the 2nd tab which is the county page.

2. On the Contents list, click Cemeteries.

3. Click the edit button on the Cemeteries line.

4. Click on the word Wikitext in the toolbox at the top left of the edit box.

5. Place your cursor immediately after the heading Cemeteries, including the equal signs.

6. Click Enter to make a blank line.

7. If there is any other text already under the Cemeteries heading:

a. On the next line, type =====Additional Cemetery Sources=====
b. Put equal signs before and after Additional Cemetery Sources.
1. Equal signs designate the level of the heading. 5 equal signs before and after mean that it is a heading 5.
2. This heading should have one more equal sign before and after it than the heading for Cemeteries.

8. Paste the sentence and the table under the Cemeteries heading and above any Additional Cemetery Sources.

9. In Summary, type added cemetery table.

10. Save page.

Example of Completed Heading

See Anderson County, Texas Cemeteries section.

Links to Change


1. In the column Online Grave Transcripts, change the link for Cemeteries of Texas to the county you are doing:

a. Open another tab by clicking the + sign.
b. Go to Cemeteries of Texas at www.cemeteries-of-tx.com
c. Scroll down to find your county name.
d. Click on your county name.
e. Copy the URL for your county.
f. Click on the 2nd tab for the county page.
g. In the Cemeteries section, click Edit.
h. Highlight Cemeteries of Texas.
i. Click the Link icon.
j. Click OK.
k. Replace the URL with the new URL.
l. Save page.

2. In the column Published Grave Transcripts change the links for FHLC and WorldCat:

  • FHLC
a. Open another tab by clicking the + sign.
b. Go to the Family History Library Catalog.
c. Do a Place search for your county.
d. Click Cemeteries on the list of topics.
e. Click on one of the titles.
f. In the catalog entry, scroll to the Subjects section.
g. Click the listing for your county - cemeteries, such as Texas, Aransas - Cemeteries.
h. On the next page in the left column, highlight and copy the Subject Number, such as 675257.
i. Click on the 2nd tab for the county page.
j. In the Cemeteries section, click Edit.
k. Click Wikitext.
l. Find the entry for the Family History Library, such as FHL|607537|subject-id|disp=Family History.
m. Replace the number (such as 607537) with the one you copied.
n. In Summary, type changed FHLC link.
o. Save page.
  • WorldCat
a. On the county page, click WorldCat.
b. On the WorldCat page, in the Search box, change the name of the county to your county. For example, su:Cemeteries Texas Anderson County.
c. Click Search. This will change the results to your county.
d. Copy the URL.
e. Click on the tab for the county page.
f. In the Cemeteries section, click edit.
g. Highlight WorldCat.
h. Click the Link icon.
i. Replace the URL with the new URL.
j. In Summary, type changed WorldCat link.
j. Save page.

3. The column County Cemetery Directories, change the following links to your county:

  • Find a Grave
a. On another tab, go to www.findagrave.com
b. Click Search for a cemetery in the right column.
c. In the State drop down menu, click Texas
d. In the County menu, click the name of your county.
e. Click Search.
f. Copy the URL.
g. Click on the tab for the county page.
h. In the Cemeteries section, click edit.
i. Highlight Find a Grave.
j. Click the Link icon.
k. Replace the URL with the new URL.
l. In Summary, type changed Find a Grave link.
m. Save page.


  • ePodunk
a. On another tab, go to www.epodunk.com
b. Under the Browse County Profiles, click TX.
c. On the next page, click the name of your county.
d. On the next page, click Cemeteries in the left column.
e. In the Cemeteries section, click View cemeteries.
f. Copy the URL.
g. Click on the tab for the county page.
h. In the Cemetery section, click edit.
i. Highlight ePodunk.
j. Replace the URL with the new URL.
k. In Summary, type changed ePodunk link
l. Save page.

After Changing the Table

1. Check that the links all work.

2. Go to bottom of the page.

3. Click on the next county you will do on the county list.

4. Repeat steps.

Updating County Assignment Chart

1. When finished, go back to the other tab with the charts.

2. Go to the chart with the counties you worked on.

3. Click the Edit button for that chart.

4. Update the chart by adding 4 tildes in the appropriate boxes. Tildes are the capital of the key to the left of the 1 key.

5. In Summary, type updated A-B chart or the chart you updated.

6. Click Save page.

Assignment Chart

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.
Return to Top of Page


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."

County Assignment Charts

Counties A-B

County Name/Date Task Accepted Date Completed
Anderson Cltooke1 19:48, 2 April 2013 (UTC) Cltooke1 19:48, 2 April 2013 (UTC)
Andrews Cltooke1 19:48, 2 April 2013 (UTC) Cltooke1 19:48, 2 April 2013 (UTC)
Angelina Cltooke1 19:48, 2 April 2013 (UTC) Cltooke1 19:48, 2 April 2013 (UTC)
Aransas Cltooke1 18:49, 3 April 2013 (UTC)
Cltooke1 18:49, 3 April 2013 (UTC)
Archer Cltooke1 19:31, 3 April 2013 (UTC)
Cltooke1 19:31, 3 April 2013 (UTC)
Armstrong Cltooke1 20:15, 3 April 2013 (UTC)
Cltooke1 20:15, 3 April 2013 (UTC)
Atascosa Cltooke1 20:35, 3 April 2013 (UTC)
Cltooke1 20:35, 3 April 2013 (UTC)
Austin Cltooke1 20:15, 23 April 2013 (UTC)
Cltooke1 20:15, 23 April 2013 (UTC)
Bailey

Bandera

Bastrop

Baylor

Bee

Bell

Bexar

Blanco

Borden

Bosque

Bowie

Brazoria

Brazos

Brewster

Briscoe

Brooks

Brown

Burleson

Burnet

Counties C-D

County Name/Date Task Accepted Date Completed
Caldwell

Calhoun

Callahan

Cameron

Camp

Carson

Cass

Castro

Chambers

Cherokee

Childress

Clay

Cochran

Coke

Coleman

Collin

Collingsworth

Colorado

Comal

Comanche

Concho

Cooke

Coryell

Cottle

Crane

Crockett

Crosby

Culberson

Dallam

Dallas

Dawson

De Witt

Deaf Smith

Delta

Denton

Dickens

Dimmit

Donley

Duval

Counties E-G

County Name/Date Task Accepted Date Completed
Eastland Kc7cwx 01:40, 25 April 2013 (UTC) Kc7cwx 02:22, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Ector Kc7cwx 01:40, 25 April 2013 (UTC) Kc7cwx 00:56, 26 April 2013 (UTC)
Edwards Kc7cwx 01:40, 25 April 2013 (UTC) Kc7cwx 01:59, 26 April 2013 (UTC)
El Paso Kc7cwx 01:40, 25 April 2013 (UTC) Kc7cwx 02:15, 26 April 2013 (UTC)
Ellis Kc7cwx 01:40, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Erath Kc7cwx 01:44, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Falls Kc7cwx 01:44, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Fannin Kc7cwx 01:44, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Fayette Kc7cwx 01:44, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Fisher Kc7cwx 01:44, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Floyd Kc7cwx 01:44, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Foard Kc7cwx 01:44, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Fort Bend Kc7cwx 01:44, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Franklin Kc7cwx 01:44, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Freestone Kc7cwx 01:44, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Frio Kc7cwx 01:44, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Gaines Kc7cwx 01:44, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Galveston Kc7cwx 01:44, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Garza Kc7cwx 01:44, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Gillespie Kc7cwx 01:44, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Glasscock Kc7cwx 01:44, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Goliad Kc7cwx 01:44, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Gonzales Kc7cwx 01:44, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Gray Kc7cwx 01:44, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Grayson Kc7cwx 01:44, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Gregg Kc7cwx 01:44, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Grimes Kc7cwx 01:44, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Guadalupe Kc7cwx 01:44, 25 April 2013 (UTC)

Counties H

County Name/Date Task Accepted Date Completed
Hale Ericcharlesperazzo 01:37, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Hall Ericcharlesperazzo 01:37, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Hamilton Ericcharlesperazzo 01:37, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Hansford Ericcharlesperazzo 01:37, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Hardeman Ericcharlesperazzo 01:37, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Hardin Ericcharlesperazzo 01:37, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Harris Ericcharlesperazzo 01:37, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Harrison Ericcharlesperazzo 01:37, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Hartley Ericcharlesperazzo 01:37, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Haskell Ericcharlesperazzo 01:37, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Hays Ericcharlesperazzo 01:37, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Hemphill Ericcharlesperazzo 01:37, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Henderson Ericcharlesperazzo 01:37, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Hidalgo Ericcharlesperazzo 01:37, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Hill Ericcharlesperazzo 01:37, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Hockley Ericcharlesperazzo 01:37, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Hood Ericcharlesperazzo 01:37, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Hopkins Ericcharlesperazzo 01:37, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Houston Ericcharlesperazzo 01:37, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Howard Ericcharlesperazzo 01:37, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Hudspeth Ericcharlesperazzo 01:37, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Hunt Ericcharlesperazzo 01:37, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Hutchinson Ericcharlesperazzo 01:37, 25 April 2013 (UTC)

Counties I-K

County Name/Date Task Accepted Date Completed
Irion

Jack

Jackson

Jasper

Jeff Davis

Jefferson

Jim Hogg

Jim Wells

Johnson

Jones

Karnes

Kaufman

Kendall

Kenedy

Kent

Kerr

Kimble

King

Kinney

Kleberg

Knox

Counties L-M

County Name/Date Task Accepted Date Completed
La Salle Jnsouth 02:13, 26 April 2013 (UTC) 4/25/2013
Lamar

Lamb

Lampasas

Lavaca

Lee

Leon

Liberty

Limestone

Lipscomb

Live Oak

Llano

Loving

Lubbock

Lynn

Madison

Marion

Martin

Mason

Matagorda

Maverick

McCulloch

McLennan

McMullen

Medina

Menard

Midland

Milam

Mills

Mitchell

Montague

Montgomery

Moore

Morris

Motley

Counties N-R

County Name/Date Task Accepted Date Completed
Nacogdoches

Navarro

Newton

Nolan

Nueces

Ochiltree

Oldham

Orange

Palo Pinto

Panola

Parker

Parmer

Pecos

Polk

Potter

Presidio

Rains

Randall

Reagan

Real

Red River

Reeves

Refugio

Roberts

Robertson

Rockwall

Runnels

Rusk

Counties S-V

County Name/Date Task Accepted Date Completed
Sabine Mindistevens 20:28, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 20:41, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
San Augustine Mindistevens 20:28, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 20:50, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
San Jacinto Mindistevens 20:28, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 20:57, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
San Patricio Mindistevens 20:28, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 21:03, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
San Saba Mindistevens 20:28, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 21:10, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Schleicher Mindistevens 20:28, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 21:16, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Scurry Mindistevens 20:28, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 21:27, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Shackelford Mindistevens 20:28, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 22:26, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Shelby Mindistevens 20:28, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 22:33, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Sherman Mindistevens 20:28, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 22:39, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Smith Mindistevens 20:28, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 22:45, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Somervell Mindistevens 20:28, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 22:52, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Starr Mindistevens 20:28, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 23:09, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Stephens Mindistevens 20:28, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 23:16, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Sterling Mindistevens 20:28, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 23:22, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Stonewall Mindistevens 20:28, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 23:27, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Sutton Mindistevens 20:28, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 23:33, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Swisher Mindistevens 20:28, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 23:38, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Tarrant Mindistevens 20:28, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Davidglenn1 01:18, 26 April 2013 (UTC)
Taylor Mindistevens 20:28, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Davidglenn1 01:32, 26 April 2013 (UTC)
Terrell Mindistevens 20:28, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Davidglenn1 01:48, 26 April 2013 (UTC)
Terry Mindistevens 20:28, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Davidglenn1 01:58, 26 April 2013 (UTC)
Throckmorton Mindistevens 20:28, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Davidglenn1 02:10, 26 April 2013 (UTC)
Titus Mindistevens 20:28, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Davidglenn1 02:17, 26 April 2013 (UTC)
Tom Green Mindistevens 20:28, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Davidglenn1 02:23, 26 April 2013 (UTC)
Travis Mindistevens 20:28, 25 April 2013 (UTC)

Trinity Mindistevens 20:28, 25 April 2013 (UTC)

Tyler Mindistevens 20:28, 25 April 2013 (UTC)

Upshur Mindistevens 20:28, 25 April 2013 (UTC)

Upton Mindistevens 20:28, 25 April 2013 (UTC)

Uvalde Mindistevens 20:28, 25 April 2013 (UTC)

Val Verde Mindistevens 20:28, 25 April 2013 (UTC)

Van Zandt MarkhamMJ 02:15, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
MarkhamMJ 02:15, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Victoria MarkhamMJ 01:53, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
MarkhamMJ 01:53, 25 April 2013 (UTC)

Counties W-Z

County Name/Date Task Accepted Date Completed
Walker Mindistevens 16:27, 24 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 17:08, 24 April 2013 (UTC)
Waller Mindistevens 16:27, 24 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 21:05, 24 April 2013 (UTC)
Ward Mindistevens 16:27, 24 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 21:37, 24 April 2013 (UTC)
Washington Mindistevens 16:27, 24 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 22:01, 24 April 2013 (UTC)
Webb Mindistevens 16:27, 24 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 22:11, 24 April 2013 (UTC)
Wharton Mindistevens 16:27, 24 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 16:32, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Wheeler Mindistevens 16:27, 24 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 16:41, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Wichita Mindistevens 16:27, 24 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 16:50, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Wilbarger Mindistevens 16:27, 24 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 16:57, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Willacy Mindistevens 16:27, 24 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 17:03, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Williamson Mindistevens 16:27, 24 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 17:10, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Wilson Mindistevens 16:27, 24 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 17:16, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Winkler Mindistevens 16:27, 24 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 17:24, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Wise Mindistevens 16:27, 24 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 18:49, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Wood Mindistevens 16:27, 24 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 18:57, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Yoakum Mindistevens 16:27, 24 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 19:04, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Young Mindistevens 16:27, 24 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 19:20, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Zapata Mindistevens 16:27, 24 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 19:26, 25 April 2013 (UTC)
Zavala Mindistevens 16:27, 24 April 2013 (UTC)
Mindistevens 19:32, 25 April 2013 (UTC)