Searching Unsourced Profiles in state / county, country

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Is it possible to search Unsourced Profiles in country instead of either century or surname please.
in WikiTree Help by Jenny Gray G2G3 (3.1k points)

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Category:Unsourced_Profiles has several subcategories such as Category:North_America_Unsourced_Profiles. The subcategories on this page contain among others Category:United_States_Unsourced_Profiles. The next level has the states suca as Category:Minnesota_Unsourced_Profiles.

by Juha Soini G2G6 Pilot (101k points)
selected by Pip Sheppard
This seems to only work for those profiles that were manually put into a regional category. If they were only marked as {{Unsourced}} they don't show up in the categories. Perhaps EditBot could go through and periodically add the regional information.
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Thank you.

Does that apply for Australia as well?

I have gone to Unsourced Profiles to help with those profiles. So therefore I have no particular surname to search and only have information on a couple of states in Australia.
by Jenny Gray G2G3 (3.1k points)
edited by Jenny Gray

Yes, when you are at the Category:Unsourced profiles page you just choose Category:Australia_Unsourced_Profiles . There you can choose your state.

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