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Researcher Pages[edit | edit source]

  • Page: Steps to get started / Link: Just getting started?
  • Page: Begin your genealogy quest / Link: Starting your genealogy (moved 11/14)
  • Page: A how-to guide for beginners / Link: A how-to guide

  • About the Wiki - success stories. Step by step how to get a good result on finding more information about an ancestor(s). Not for complete beginners - they at least have a name and a little info. (Example 1  |  Example 2  |  Example 3)
  • Page: Using the Wiki to find an ancestor / Link: Looking for an ancestor?
  • Alternate link text, needs condensing: Ancestor names aren't found in the Wiki, but see how the Wiki helps you find your ancestors
  • Case Studies: Using the Wiki - Case study #1/#2/#3
  • Find an ancestor using the Wiki (moved 11/14)
  • Wiki tools for research  (for researchers with a little more experience) - more generic - explaining how the wiki works as a tool for research - use “what links here,” page navigation, features such as watching, topics, etc. (Let's combine this page with the  Help:Keys to success using the Wiki page.)
  • Page & Link: Wiki Tools
  • Wiki tools for research


  • Getting Individual Help - get or give individual help through FHCs, societies, forums, the Facebook pages, etc.
  • Resources for individual help (moved 11/12)
  • Search Strategies - how to search in the wiki (existing help page)
    Suggestions on where to put this link:
  • Making the Search Tips words a link to the Search Tips page
  • Link to the Help:Browsing the Wiki page (Add link under the Search Tips section)
  • Add Advanced Searching under Research Tools
  • Change Search Tips to Search Help and Tips:
  • Wiki search tips

Contributing Pages[edit | edit source]

  • Page/Link: Make your first edit
  • Share your knowledge by adding to the wiki  

Contributing Support
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