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== Assignment Chart  ==
== Assignment Chart  ==
== Volunteer Meetings ==
== Volunteer Meetings ==

Revision as of 19:20, 22 April 2013

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The Danish Estate Records

On 20 December 2012, FamilySearch uploaded over 2.5 million records created by the estates of Denmark! These records include probates, farm contracts, tax records, and much more! Unfortunately, the records were uploaded without a way of understanding which estate a researcher should look in to find their ancestors. This project is meant to help anyone who wants to use these records better decide which estate their ancestor lived in, making the research easier and quicker.

To Learn more about the record type see the article, Denmark, Estate Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

Project Instructions

We welcome any and all who are interested in helping make the estate records easier to use. You can help as little or as much as you would like.

To get started

  1. Go to the discussions tab at the top of this page and leave your wiki user name and a little information about any specific area of Denmark (i.e. an estate, a parish, a county, etc.) you would be particularly interested in helping with, as well as any other information about you that could be helpful (how much time you can devote to the project, language abilities, etc.).
  2. After posting in the discussions tab, we will contact you (using your user talk), and give you a project assignment.
  3. Use the following PDF file for specific instructions of how to do the project
  4. When you have finished the assignment, let us know through the discussions tab on this page. Also, let us know if you would like another project assignment, and we will give you another assignment!

Assignment Chart

Volunteer Meetings