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Description[edit | edit source]

The purpose of this task is to add a template for other repositories for probate records. Add links to WorldCat, and Family History Library Catalog (FHLC).

This task is an intermediate task and requires some knowledge about or experience with writing in wikitext.

New to the wiki?

  • See Help to request individual mentoring or to join community discussions.
  • See Editing Help – Online Video Demonstration.
  • See Editing Articles – Online Class.

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.

Instructions[edit | edit source]

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

4. 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.

5. Click on the Probate section in the Contents.

6. On the right side of the Probate heading, click on the edit button that looks like a pencil in a box. This takes you to the Editing of that section.

7. Click on the word wikitext with in toolbox at the top left side of the edit box.

8. Put your cursor under the last information in the
=== Probate === Section and then hit the enter key to put in a space and then copy the following template:

{{Template:IN Probate Repositories|Monroe}}

9. In the template, replace the county Monroe with the name of the county you are working on.

10. Hit enter on your keyboard.

12 In the 'Summary:' box at the bottom of the page put: Adding IN probate records repositories template.

13. Click on the Save Page button.

  • If you have questions about editing, go to wiki help links under the heading Description.

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

Thank you!

Section Example[edit | edit source]

Finding Probate Records at Other Repositories

Additional vital records can sometimes be found using search phrases such as Monroe County, Indiana Probate Records in online catalogs like:


Assignment Chart[edit | edit source]

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. Not all counties have records included in this task. Choose from the counties listed in the table below.
4. 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.
5. Scroll nearly to the bottom of the page. Add a summary sentence in the Summary box saying something like, "Selected Adams County for adding Probate Records Other Repositories".
6. Click on the box "Save Page".
7. You are now signed up to complete this task.


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 Monroe County for Probate Records Other Repositories."
  • Thank you!

Indiana County Assignment Chart

County Name/Date Task Accepted Date Completed
Adams Ruthannseirup 22:07, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:07, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Allen Ruthannseirup 22:11, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:11, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Bartholomew Ruthannseirup 22:13, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:13, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Benton Ruthannseirup 19:51, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 19:51, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Blackford Ruthannseirup 22:15, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:15, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Boone Ruthannseirup 22:17, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:17, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Brown Ruthannseirup 22:19, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:19, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Carroll Ruthannseirup 22:20, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:20, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Cass Ruthannseirup 22:22, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:22, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Clark Ruthannseirup 22:23, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:23, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Clay Ruthannseirup 22:25, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:25, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Clinton Ruthannseirup 22:26, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:26, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Crawford Ruthannseirup 22:27, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:27, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Daviess Ruthannseirup 22:29, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:29, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
DeKalb Ruthannseirup 19:51, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 19:51, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Decatur Ruthannseirup 20:02, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 20:02, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Delaware Ruthannseirup 22:31, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:31, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Dubois Ruthannseirup 22:34, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:34, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Elkhart Ruthannseirup 22:36, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:36, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Fayette Ruthannseirup 22:38, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:38, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Floyd Ruthannseirup 22:40, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:40, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Fountain Ruthannseirup 22:42, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:42, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Franklin Ruthannseirup 17:56, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 17:56, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Fulton Ruthannseirup 22:47, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:47, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Gibson Ruthannseirup 22:53, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:53, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Grant Ruthannseirup 22:55, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:55, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Greene Ruthannseirup 22:57, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:57, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Hamilton Ruthannseirup 22:59, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:59, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Hancock Ruthannseirup 23:01, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 23:01, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Harrison Ruthannseirup 23:09, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 23:09, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Hendricks Ruthannseirup 19:17, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 19:17, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Henry Ruthannseirup 23:13, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 23:13, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Howard Ruthannseirup 23:14, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 23:14, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Huntington Ruthannseirup 23:17, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 23:17, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Jackson Ruthannseirup 23:18, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 23:18, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Jasper Ruthannseirup 23:21, 30 July 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 23:21, 30 July 2013 (UTC)
Jay Ruthannseirup 19:23, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 19:23, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Jefferson Ruthannseirup 19:27, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 19:27, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Jennings Ruthannseirup 19:29, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 19:29, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Johnson Ruthannseirup 19:32, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 19:32, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Knox Ruthannseirup 19:46, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 19:46, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Kosciusko Ruthannseirup 19:46, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 19:46, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
LaGrange Ruthannseirup 19:50, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 19:50, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
La Porte Ruthannseirup 19:48, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 19:48, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Lake Ruthannseirup 19:52, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 19:52, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Lawrence Ruthannseirup 19:55, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 19:55, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Madison Ruthannseirup 19:57, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 19:57, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Marion Ruthannseirup 22:10, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:10, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Marshall Ruthannseirup 22:12, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:12, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Martin Ruthannseirup 22:14, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:14, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Miami Ruthannseirup 22:16, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:16, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Montgomery Ruthannseirup 22:19, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:19, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Morgan Ruthannseirup 22:21, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:21, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Newton Ruthannseirup 22:23, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:23, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Noble Ruthannseirup 22:25, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:25, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Ohio Ruthannseirup 22:27, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:27, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Orange Ruthannseirup 22:28, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:28, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Owen Ruthannseirup 22:32, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:32, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Parke Ruthannseirup 22:33, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:33, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Perry Ruthannseirup 22:35, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:35, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Pike Ruthannseirup 22:37, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:37, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Porter Ruthannseirup 22:39, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:39, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Posey Ruthannseirup 22:41, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:41, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Pulaski Ruthannseirup 22:43, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:43, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Putnam Ruthannseirup 22:45, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:45, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Randolph Ruthannseirup 22:47, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:47, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Ripley Ruthannseirup 22:50, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:50, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Rush Ruthannseirup 22:52, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 22:52, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Scott Ruthannseirup 23:16, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 23:16, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Shelby Ruthannseirup 23:18, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 23:18, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Spencer Ruthannseirup 23:19, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 23:19, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
St. Joseph Ruthannseirup 23:21, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 23:21, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Starke Ruthannseirup 23:23, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 23:23, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Steuben Ruthannseirup 23:27, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 23:27, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Sullivan Ruthannseirup 23:25, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 23:25, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Switzerland Ruthannseirup 23:28, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 23:28, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Tippecanoe Ruthannseirup 23:31, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 23:31, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Tipton Ruthannseirup 23:33, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 23:33, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Union Ruthannseirup 23:34, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 23:34, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Vanderburgh Ruthannseirup 23:36, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 23:36, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Vermillion Ruthannseirup 23:38, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 23:38, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Vigo Ruthannseirup 23:40, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 23:40, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Wabash Ruthannseirup 23:42, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 23:42, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Warren Ruthannseirup 23:43, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 23:43, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Warrick Ruthannseirup 23:45, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 23:45, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Washington Ruthannseirup 23:47, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 23:47, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Wayne Ruthannseirup 23:48, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 23:48, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Wells Ruthannseirup 23:50, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 23:50, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
White Ruthannseirup 23:52, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 23:52, 6 August 2013 (UTC)
Whitley Ruthannseirup 23:53, 6 August 2013 (UTC) Ruthannseirup 23:53, 6 August 2013 (UTC)


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