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Again, welcome! Kara 19:57, 23 June 2010 (UTC)
To all FamilySearch Wiki Contributors: An apology is in order...[edit source]
By way of introduction, my name is Ben Bennett and I’ve recently joined the FamilySearch team as the product manager for the Wiki and Forums. Put simply, my job is to ensure that your experience, as contributors and users of the Wiki and Forums is excellent. To this end, an apology is in order.
As you know, we recently implemented a new user ID/sign in process for the FamilySearch Wiki. As we implemented this new system, I personally heard from many of you. You shared with me problems that were occurring for you as you tried to sign in, edit or do other things that resulted in lost work, lost time and frustration for you, our key contributors and users. Please accept my sincere apology for the poor performance and poor experience associated with the Wiki during the past few weeks. Please also accept my commitment that the FamilySearch team will learn from this experience and do all that we can to prevent situations like this in the future. To this end, I wanted to share with you ...CONTINUE
Thank You for the Maps[edit source]
As the moderator for the Virginia section of the Wiki and as a general wiki enthusiast thank you SO MUCH for the work you have put into providing maps for Virginia Counties. I don't know for what other places you have created maps, but I know the kind of time and effort it takes to snag a map, upload it, and make it look nice. Your contribution is priceless. Gregorybean, Williamsburg, VA 16:18, 15 May 2010 (UTC)
Thank YOU / Your Article is Selected[edit source]
The FamilySearch Research Wiki is delighted to let you know that the Scotland Church Records Union Lists article you helped create will become a Featured Article that is highlighted on the FamilySearch Research Wiki of the Wiki. It will appear there for seven days. Thank you for your excellent work – you have given readers/researchers important access to records. Your contributions are appreciated and will assist others in finding their ancestors. You have made a difference in research!
We invite you to do any enhancing, editing or changing to this article before we post it. If you are considering an edit we ask that it be completed by October 19, 2011. Within a few days of this date this article will post. If you feel that you do not want your article up as yet as a Featured Article please let me know. Thank you for your time and effort!
joy Wyzer17 13:53, 14 October 2011 (UTC)
Wonderful Virginia County maps[edit source]
Thank you for the beautiful maps just wanted to help. King William county got put on the Hanover county page as Hanover. I took this map off. Could you put the correct map on Hanover county. Thanks again. Sandralpond 03:55, 12 November 2013 (UTC)
Linking Trees[edit source]
There is a very real possiblity that my family tree is connected to yours. I just began using family search so I am confused as to how to link our trees. I can't even find your pedigree. Could you help me find it please?
21:04, 9 February 2014 (UTC)