OCR generation of obits and using FamilySearch

Best done before the meeting

If you wish to follow along at the meeting while we try out using OCR to transcribe obituaries via Google Drive and learning how to add and edit people in the tree at FamilySearch.org, it is best to first make sure you have the accounts set up before our meeting that will be used at these two tasks.

Finding an obituary on http://pella.advantage-preservation.com

Let's suppose that we know that in the July 14, 1989 issue of the Pella Chronicle on page 10 there is an obituary that we wish to transcribe. Here are the steps.

Using OCR to transcribe obituaries

Using FamilySearch to Add and Edit people in the tree at FamilySearch.org