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=== Description ===
The purpose of this task is to add the introduction to probate church records on Ohio county pages. <br>
This task is beginner task and requires basic experience with copying and pasting in wikitext. <br>
==== Wikitext Editing Instructions ====
===== Part A - Adding the Intro Template =====
1. Click on your chosen county name in the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Project Ohio Tasks - Church Intro#Assignment_Chart|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 Probate Church Records.
4. Open the Probate Church 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 Probate Church Records and strike the ''enter'' key on your keyboard.
7. While in wiki text, copy and paste the following template under the heading Probate Church Records:
:::<nowiki>{{OH Probate Church Intro}}</nowiki>
8. If there is any other text under the heading, be sure to place the intro template on a separate line before any additional text.&nbsp;
9===== Part B - Adding the subheadings ===== 1. If any records are already added to the church section, determine which congregation to which the records belong.  2. Using size 5 heading, add the name of the congregation for a subheading, such as Baptist, Methodist or Society of Friends. If the record is multi-denominational or you cannot determine the congregation, add a heading called General. Save  :Make a size 5 heading by typing 5 = signs before and after the pageheading. :: Example: <nowiki> =====General===== </nowiki>
103. Click Be sure each heading is on a separate line and before the blue links you just addedtext which applies to that congregation.
4. Arrange the congregation names in alphabetical order. This may require moving some text which is already on the page. Do as follows to move the text: :a. FamilySearch Books While in wiki text, position your cursor in front of the text which needs moving. :b. Ohio Probate RecordsLeft click and drag your cursor across the text to highlight the information which needs moving. :c. Right click and select cut. :d. Move your cursor under the correct heading or at the correct line on the page and hit enter on your keyboard to move to a new line. :e. Right click and paste the moved information in its new position.
115. If any of these links do Do NOT add congregation headings if there is not work, please contact FamilySearch at the number listed in [FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Project Ohio Tasks - Church Intro#Description|Description]] aboveinformation about that church.
6. Scroll nearly to the bottom of the page. Add a summary sentence in the Summary box saying something like, "Added church intro and headings".  7. Click on the box "Save Page". The task is complete. <br>  8. Follow the directions in the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Project Ohio Tasks – Church Intro#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]] section below to report your completed task. 12. Save the page and exit. The task is complete.
=== Example of Completed Heading ===
Church records and the information they provide vary significantly depending on the denomination and the record keeper. They may contain information about members of the congregation, such as age, date of baptism, christening, or birth; marriage information and maiden names; and death date. For general information about Ohio denominations, view the [[Ohio Church Records|Ohio Church Records]] wiki page.  ===== General ===== :*Mahoning Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution, Youngstown, Ohio, ''Court, Church and Family Records of Mahoning and Columbiana Counties of Ohio'' {{OH Probate IntroFHL|326415|item|disp=FHL film 859777 item 7}} <br> ===== Society of Friends ===== :*'''1828-1926''' - Church Records - Society of Friends, Damascus, New Garden and Springfield Quarterly Meetings. {{FHL|436773|item|disp=FHL film 1533198 items 5–7 – 1533200 items 1–2}} :*'''1864-1959''' - Church Records - Society of Friends, East Goshen Monthly Meeting. {{FHL|438194|item|disp=FHL film 1533207 items 10–11 and 1533208 items 1–5}} :*[ Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy. Vol. IV:(Ohio Monthly Meetings)]including West and East Goshen Monthly Meetings. Found at ($)
=== Example of a Completed Section ===
See [[Mahoning County, Ohio#Probate_RecordsChurch_Records|Mahoning County, Ohio Probate Church Records]]
=== Assignment Chart ===
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[[Category:Ohio_Tasks|Church Records ]]


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