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References to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
*'''Historical References:''' The term "Mormon" will remain when used in proper names such as the Mormon Battalion or when used as an adjective in such historical expressions as "Mormon Trail."
*'''References to the "Mormon Church":''' To clarify to the general public that “Mormon Church” is referring to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, a parenthetical reference will be made. Example, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon Church).
*'''Previously Named Sources:''' Reference to other websites, databases, collections and books that include "LDS " or "Mormon " in the URL or title of the book, collection, organization or companywill remain in the Wiki or Wiki article title. For example, ''LDS Genealogy'' website; ''Journals, Diaries, Biographies, Autobiographies and Letters of Some Early Mormons and Others Who Knew Joseph Smith, Jr. and/or His Contemporaries'' and ''LDS Family History Suite 2.''*'''Classes and Handouts:''' Any Wiki pages that are the name of a class presented or a handout previously created before the 5 March 2019 announcementthat include "Mormon" or "LDS", will remain as is.*'''Article Redirects:''' Articles containing "Mormon" or "LDS" will be redirected to correctly titled Wiki Articlesarticles. This will assist users in locating previously visited pages.
*'''Questions?:''' Any comments or questions should be directed to [mailto:wikisupport@familysearch.org wikisupport@familysearch.org]
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