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The Family Search Research Wiki&nbsp;is delighted to let you know that your Indians of Idaho page you helped create has become a '''Featured Article''' that is highlighted on the Main Page of the Wiki.&nbsp;&nbsp;It will&nbsp;appear there&nbsp;for seven days. Thank you for your excellent&nbsp;work to help others quickly access records.&nbsp; Your contributions are appreciated&nbsp;and will&nbsp;help others find their ancestors. '''You have made a difference in research!<br>'''
  
 
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Question: Where should info re: a published book re: obituaries be posted? Newspapers? Cemeteries (related somewhat)? Vital-Death? (I'm leaning towards newspapers, but wanted to check with you.) Thanks! [[User:AnnaBBB|AnnaBBB]]  
 
Question: Where should info re: a published book re: obituaries be posted? Newspapers? Cemeteries (related somewhat)? Vital-Death? (I'm leaning towards newspapers, but wanted to check with you.) Thanks! [[User:AnnaBBB|AnnaBBB]]  
  
Technically they are a newspaper record. If we had a karge quantity of them, we could add an additional heading at the same level as newspapers, in alphabetical order, so it would show as a separate item in the Contents list at the top of the Wiki page.[[User:Jbparker|Jimmy B. Parker]] 07:01, 18 May 2011 (UTC)
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Technically they are a newspaper record. If we had a karge quantity of them, we could add an additional heading at the same level as newspapers, in alphabetical order, so it would show as a separate item in the Contents list at the top of the Wiki page.[[User:Jbparker|Jimmy B. Parker]] 07:01, 18 May 2011 (UTC)  
  
 
Hello - Just wanted to let you know that you can search for churches (and other "features" such as towns, schools, cemeteries, etc.) at the US Geographic Names Information System. The system includes current and historical (no longer existing) features. It provides the county and longitude/latitude. I thought this would be a good way for you to find churches. See [http://geonames.usgs.gov/domestic http://geonames.usgs.gov/domestic]. [[User:AnnaBBB|AnnaBBB]] 22:24, 13 May 2011 (UTC)  
 
Hello - Just wanted to let you know that you can search for churches (and other "features" such as towns, schools, cemeteries, etc.) at the US Geographic Names Information System. The system includes current and historical (no longer existing) features. It provides the county and longitude/latitude. I thought this would be a good way for you to find churches. See [http://geonames.usgs.gov/domestic http://geonames.usgs.gov/domestic]. [[User:AnnaBBB|AnnaBBB]] 22:24, 13 May 2011 (UTC)  
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Hi Jimmy&nbsp; ~&nbsp; I heard through the grapevine that you might like the Hist/Pop charts, so I'm leaving you a few little presents.&nbsp; [[User:Evancol|Jane]]  
 
Hi Jimmy&nbsp; ~&nbsp; I heard through the grapevine that you might like the Hist/Pop charts, so I'm leaving you a few little presents.&nbsp; [[User:Evancol|Jane]]  
  
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Hi Jimmy, this is Blaine. I'm working my way though the procedures to join your Tuesday 11 am meeting. Do I call a number or just log on? [[User:Brbake|Brbake]] 16:58, 25 May 2010 (UTC)  
 
Hi Jimmy, this is Blaine. I'm working my way though the procedures to join your Tuesday 11 am meeting. Do I call a number or just log on? [[User:Brbake|Brbake]] 16:58, 25 May 2010 (UTC)  
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[8:57:34 AM] Jan Edwards (TL/Trainer): meeting room is 5890 http://meetingplace.ldschurch.org 11 MT Wed. 27 May 2010  
 
[8:57:34 AM] Jan Edwards (TL/Trainer): meeting room is 5890 http://meetingplace.ldschurch.org 11 MT Wed. 27 May 2010  
  
Hi Jimmy, this is Blaine. I'm working my way though the procedures to join your Tuesday 11 am meeting. Do I call a number or just log on?
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Hi Jimmy, this is Blaine. I'm working my way though the procedures to join your Tuesday 11 am meeting. Do I call a number or just log on?  
  
 
== ''This is the place to add comments about the Indians of North America Project or to ask for help with contributing information to the Wiki.''  ==
 
== ''This is the place to add comments about the Indians of North America Project or to ask for help with contributing information to the Wiki.''  ==
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== Other Messages  ==
 
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''This is the place to add other messages pertaining to the Wiki.'' <br><br>Jimmy -- Would you mind to make a populated places expandable box for a SC county? I'd love to see how this is put together. Could we create one for [[Berkeley County, South Carolina|Berkeley County]]? [[User:Murphynw|Murphynw]] 17:40, 3 March 2011 (UTC)<br>  
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''This is the place to add other messages pertaining to the Wiki.'' <br><br>Jimmy -- Would you mind to make a populated places expandable box for a SC county? I'd love to see how this is put together. Could we create one for [[Berkeley County, South Carolina|Berkeley County]]? [[User:Murphynw|Murphynw]] 17:40, 3 March 2011 (UTC)<br>
  
 
Hi Jimmy,  
 
Hi Jimmy,  
  
 
I'd love to hear your thoughts about the importance of user pages!&nbsp; Can you take a minute and add your thoughts on the [http://forums.familysearch.org/en/showthread.php?p=26268#post26268 Forum thread] I've started?&nbsp; [[User:Lembley|Lise]] 02:16, 5 March 2011 (UTC)
 
I'd love to hear your thoughts about the importance of user pages!&nbsp; Can you take a minute and add your thoughts on the [http://forums.familysearch.org/en/showthread.php?p=26268#post26268 Forum thread] I've started?&nbsp; [[User:Lembley|Lise]] 02:16, 5 March 2011 (UTC)

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The Family Search Research Wiki is delighted to let you know that your Indians of Idaho page you helped create has become a Featured Article that is highlighted on the Main Page of the Wiki.  It will appear there for seven days. Thank you for your excellent work to help others quickly access records.  Your contributions are appreciated and will help others find their ancestors. You have made a difference in research!

Moderator/Adopter issues coming to a vote[edit source]

As you probably already know, FamilySearch launched an Adopt-a-Page program at the Federation of Genealogical Societies conference over the summer. Many groups are signing up to adopt a page. We need your help in order to resolve some important questions about the relative roles that Moderators and Adopters ought to play and how they can work together. These questions and discussions are on the new FamilySearch Wiki Contributors' Corner forum. We are going to hold a vote on these issues by year's end, and the resolutions will change the roles Moderators and Adopters play, so please visit the forum and add your thoughts. Thanks! RitcheyMT 17:42, 19 December 2010 (UTC)


Messages for Jbparker regarding the Idaho Project[edit source]

This is the place to add comments about the Idaho Project or to ask for help with contributing information to the Wiki.

Question: Where should info re: a published book re: obituaries be posted? Newspapers? Cemeteries (related somewhat)? Vital-Death? (I'm leaning towards newspapers, but wanted to check with you.) Thanks! AnnaBBB

Technically they are a newspaper record. If we had a karge quantity of them, we could add an additional heading at the same level as newspapers, in alphabetical order, so it would show as a separate item in the Contents list at the top of the Wiki page.Jimmy B. Parker 07:01, 18 May 2011 (UTC)

Hello - Just wanted to let you know that you can search for churches (and other "features" such as towns, schools, cemeteries, etc.) at the US Geographic Names Information System. The system includes current and historical (no longer existing) features. It provides the county and longitude/latitude. I thought this would be a good way for you to find churches. See http://geonames.usgs.gov/domestic. AnnaBBB 22:24, 13 May 2011 (UTC)

Hi Jimmy  ~  I heard through the grapevine that you might like the Hist/Pop charts, so I'm leaving you a few little presents.  Jane


Hi Jimmy, this is Blaine. I'm working my way though the procedures to join your Tuesday 11 am meeting. Do I call a number or just log on? Brbake 16:58, 25 May 2010 (UTC)

It's Wednesday morning at 11:00, Blaine. I'll send you the meeting number, link and phone number when I get home.Jimmy B. Parker 17:01, 25 May 2010 (UTC)


Hi Jimmy, I have added the {{User WikiProject Idaho}} to your user page. I have created this along with some templates and categories that can help you with the WikiProject Idaho. --Steve 12:11, 17 May 2010 (UTC)

Thanks, Steve. Jimmy B. Parker 17:13, 17 May 2010 (UTC)

[8:57:34 AM] Jan Edwards (TL/Trainer): meeting room is 5890 http://meetingplace.ldschurch.org 11 MT Wed. 27 May 2010

Hi Jimmy, this is Blaine. I'm working my way though the procedures to join your Tuesday 11 am meeting. Do I call a number or just log on?

This is the place to add comments about the Indians of North America Project or to ask for help with contributing information to the Wiki.[edit source]



Other Messages[edit source]

This is the place to add other messages pertaining to the Wiki.

Jimmy -- Would you mind to make a populated places expandable box for a SC county? I'd love to see how this is put together. Could we create one for Berkeley County? Murphynw 17:40, 3 March 2011 (UTC)

Hi Jimmy,

I'd love to hear your thoughts about the importance of user pages!  Can you take a minute and add your thoughts on the Forum thread I've started?  Lise 02:16, 5 March 2011 (UTC)