Retired Navy Reserve (30 years) and Navy Civil Service (42 years).
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On 24 Sep 2019 at 17:06 GMT Deb (Lewis) Durham wrote:
I have added some sources to one of the profiles you wanted me to look over for you, Daniel Grantham. If at all possible we like to use sources from a free site and include a link to the document or transcription if available, Of course, not all sources are going to be available on free sites and I like to transcribe and then cite with as much info as I can to make it easier for others to find.
You can see examples on my father's profile here. Make sure you don't have an adblocker running on WikiTree as it blocks some ancestry links if you're using Chrome.
Click here for tips on citing sources of various types.
Hope that helps.
On 23 Sep 2019 at 10:48 GMT Deb (Lewis) Durham wrote:
This is a courtesy e-mail to see how things are going. Are you enjoying WikiTree so far?
Have the tips in the New Member How-Tos been helpful? Most of us still have some questions after reviewing them.
I'm here to help with issues and questions about how WikiTree works. Click my name, then ask in the comment section of my page or send a private message.
Deb ~ WikiGreeter
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PPS Did you discover that the tags on your profile are clickable links to a page of other people who have that tag? You can add more, up to 20 in total.
On 7 Sep 2019 at 18:20 GMT Karen (Finnerty) Butler wrote:
I am pleased to confirm you as a full member, and welcome you to the WikiTree family, your contributions will go a long way to joining the world together.
I would suggest starting with the How-to pages, they will save you a lot of time and frustration.
I am here to answer any question you have, no matter how trivial you may think it is. There is no such thing as a silly question. Please add as much information as you can, it all helps to turn a “name” back into a person. I hope you enjoy the site
Happy tree climbing
Karen ~ WikiTree Greeter
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On 6 Sep 2019 at 18:57 GMT Karen (Finnerty) Butler wrote:
This is just a note to say hi and to let you know that I'm available to answer questions about joining WikiTree.
To contact me, click the link to my name, then send a private message or post a comment on my profile page.
Karen ~ WikiTree Greeter
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