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CITATION FORMATS
CITATION FORMATS are used in conjunction with the Family Tree Maker software. Most of the CITATIONS listed below are used as a “ Source” within the aforementioned software.

LINKS: PUBLISHED SOURCES
Single Author Book: Single Author Article: Newspaper Item:

UNPUBLISHED SOURCES
Personal Letter: Oral Interview: Photograph: Unexplained Notes:

OFFICIAL RECORDS
Vital Records: Certificates of B, M, D Census Record: Legal Record: Deed of Sale; Judgement of Divorce; Last Will and Testament Land Patent Record: Tax Lists

ONLINE SOURCES
Ancestral File Extract: Scanned Image File: Email Message: Listserve Message: Web Site File: Newsgroup Article: Extract from CD-ROM File:

FAMILY SEARCH
Family Search (Pedigree Resource File) Family Search (Ancestry File) Family Search (International Genealogical Index)

ANCESTRY.COM
Birth Marriage & Death Census Records Court, Land, & Probate Records Directories & Member Lists Family Facts Family & Local Histories Newspapers & Periodicals Immigration Records Message Boards Military Records Photos & Maps Reference And Finding Aids

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Trees & Community GENEALOGY.COM Genealogy.com (Genforum Message Board) Genealogy.com (Family Home Pages) Genealogy.com (U.S. Census Collection) Genealogy.com (World Family Tree) Genealogy.com (Local and Family Histories) OTHER ROOTSWEB.COM RootsWeb.com (Mailing Lists) RootsWeb.com (World Connect Project) RootsWeb.com (Message Boards)

PUBLISHED SOURCES
Single Author Book: CITATION: Helen Kelly Brink, Some of the Descendants of Asa Phillips (1793-1844); Who were Born in Vermont and Who Settled in Steuben County, New York in 1802, (Marco Island, Florida, By the Author, 1992) p.34 CITATION: Melvin L. Gilbert, The Gilberts of the Conajohela Valley, (published privately by the author, 1980) p21 Periodical Article: SOURCE: Siler, Frederick G., Editor, "Published Sources: Periodical Articles," 889 Dante Court, Mantua, NJ 08051 CITATION: Fannie Clifton, "Some Brixey and Clifton History." The Brixey Bulletin (Garland, Texas, Brixey-Wylie Press), 2:4 (Fall 1992), pp. 39-40. Newspaper Item: SOURCE: Siler, Frederick G., Editor, "Published Sources: Newspaper Items," 889 Dante Court, Mantua, NJ 08051 CITATION: Charles G. Ferris obituary, Van Wert, Ohio, Van Wert Weekly Bulletin, 21 September 1888, p. 4, col. 3 CITATION: Marriage of Lewis Gotta to Mrs. Martha Sharp, Mount Holly, New Jersey, New Jersey Mirror, 06 July, 1848, p.3, col. 3. [Source notes both date, and place of event. Information obtained from internet website, < http://index.burlco.lib.nj.us/BordentownRegister/> maintained by the Burlington County Library.]

UNPUBLISHED SOURCES
Personal Letter:
CITATION: Herbert E. Wylie, Letter to James Wylie, 15 May 1958. [The original handwritten letter is in the possession of James Wylie, Laingsburg, Michigan. Letter used with permission.

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Herbert was living in the Methodist Retirement Home in Grand Rapids, Michigan, when the letter was written. He was 84 years old, alert and physically active.] CITATION: Savannah Jordan, 22250 Deval Lane, Frankston, TX 75765, Letter to Fred Siler, Tom Peiffer, and Helen Sharp, 06 November 2004. [ Author provided genealogical information and photographs about Rhoda Eliza Moreland and her descendents.]

Oral Interview:
CITATION: Laurence V. Wylie, William C. Wylie and Gladys (Pomeroy) Wylie. Oral interview, 1 January 1982, by John V. Wylie at Laurence's home in Destin, Florida. Tape recording and partial transcription in the possession of John Wylie, Garland, Texas.

Photograph:
CITATION: Photograph of Wylie Reunion, 1958, Lumberjack State Park, Michigan. Taken by Laurence V. Wylie, July 1958. Copy in possession of John Wylie, Garland, Texas. CITATION: Headstone of Ervin & Annie Silar, Fairview Cemetery, Wrightsville, York Co., Pennsylvania. [Cites Annie born 1874 and Ervin born 1875.]. CITATION: Photographs of Neely headstone group at Bethesda Church Cemetery, McConnells, York Co., South Carolina. [The stone contains this inscription, “The original site of Bethesda Church was located about one mile east of this spot. Around the original meetinghouse were deposited the dead. In 1979 only 3 grave markers could be found at the old site and these were removed and placed here. Known to have been buried there also was Henry Neely, husband of Elizabeth. He was born in the last quarter of the 17th century and died after 1778. He was the first ruling elder of Bethesda. His son Samuel was the first elder of Fishing Creek Presbyterian Church, 1770.”]

Unexplained Notes:
CITATION: "Hon. Henry C. Wylie, Citizen Extraordinare," undated clipping from an unidentified newspaper, in family papers of William Calvin Wylie of Holton, Michigan; inherited 1988 by his son James Calvin Wylie of Laingsburg, Michigan; in possession of James Wylie. [References to Henry C. Wylie indicate this article was probably written in the 1920s, as he was not appointed to the Bench until 1921 and resigned in 1933.]

OFFICIAL RECORDS
Vital Records:
Records of Birth, Marriage, Death SOURCE: Siler, Frederick G., editor, Vital Records Collection, (889 Dante Court, Mantua, NJ 08051) CITATION: Certificate of Death for Eleanor M. Peiffer, 04 September 2001, SL No. 1564839, Colorado Department of Health, Vital Records Section. [Copy in the possession of editor.] MARRIAGE: CITATION: Record of marriage, Sam’l M. Scruggs and Susan W. Oaks, 21 April 1864. Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS microfiche # 899812. [Orginal source of this information, Weisiger, Benjamin B., “Albemarle County, Virginia Marriage Bonds 1780-1868.]

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CITATION: Certificate of Marriage, Smith Riley to Elizabeth McVicker, 29 June 1873, Sedgwick County, Kansas. Office of the Probate Judge of Sedgwick County, Kansas. [Copy in possession of editor.] CITATION: Certificate of Birth for June Eleanor Moreland, 25 June 1923, File No. 8203-113, Colorado Department of Health, Vital Records Section. [Copy in the possession of editor.]

Census Record:
CITATION: 1920 United States Census , Household of Mary E. Moreland, Porter, Tulare County, California; Enumeration District 215; Sheet 3B. National Archives MicrofilmT625, Roll 153. [Lists Pearl S. Moreland., white female, age 28,married, born California.]

Legal Record:
Deed of Sale: CITATION: Deed of Sale from William Brixey and wife to Thomas Brixey, 9 January 1869 (filed 14 June 1869), Webster County, Missouri, Deed Book D, page 703. County Recorder's Office, Marshfield, Missouri Judgement of Divorce: CITATION: Judgement of Divorce, Ellen M. Parker vs. Frank G. Parker, 10 April 1954. Superior Court of New Jersey, Chancery Division, Camden County Last Will and Testament: CITATION: Will of Giles Carter, Sr., 14 September 1699, recorded 02 February1701, Henrico Co., Virginia, Will Book A, pp.400-402, Henrico County Archives, P.O. Box 27032, Richmond, VA 23273 Military Pension: CITATION: Revolutionary War Pension Application of John Bishop, #S9279, Film 27 Roll 246, September 2, 1833 Land Patent Record: CITATION: “Patent of Samuel J. Rhodes, 5 May 1921,” Phoenix Arizona U.S. Land Office, Document Number 038989, Accession/Serial Number 805274, BLM Serial Number AZPHX 0038989 Tax Lists: CITATION: 1837 Tax Assessments (Real and Personal Property), Windsor Twp, York Co., Pa., FHL Microfilm # 1449229, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah

ONLINE SOURCES
Citing online or other technology sources is a special case, although the basics still apply. Remember that the implied factors for traditional source citations do not apply and we must be literal to help others find the work. Digital sources differ from hard copy sources only in that citations to them must include instructions for others to find the cited file. For example: Ancestral File Extract: CITATION: Moses Wylie-Mary Clark family group sheet (undocumented); ancestral file number B8RM-MT and B8RM-RT, Ancestral File, version 4.13 (1994), Family History

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Library, Salt Lake City. [All information on Moses WYLIE in this file was consistent with that proven by other sources.] Scanned Image File: CITATION: Birth Certificate of John Smith, Greyson County, Alabama Birth Book 19, Certificate #12345. Image file "smith123.tif" scanned at Greyson, Alabama, 7 September 1994 by William Lincoln [<abe@aol.com> and 5678 High Street, Lincoln, Nebraska 67890.] [Image has been digitally retouched by William Tell of Tacoma, Washington <willtell@xx.com> in July 1995 to remove artifacts. Data not known to have been changed. File provided to author by Mr. Tell in July 1995.] Email Message: CITATION: William Shakespeare, [<the.bard@ix.netcom.com> or c/o Globe Theater, London, England], "Birth of John Smith," Message to author, 12 September 1993 [This message cites Shakespeare's personal files and states that he has in his possession a photocopy of the birth certificate of John Smith.] CITATION: Linda F. Bennion, <finewine56@lewiscounty.com>, “ John P. Moreland Family “, email message to F.G. Siler,<silrem@comcast.net>, 15 May 2002. [Author states that information derived from the Biographic Directory of the US Congress.] Listserve Message: CITATION: Bill Clinton [<clinton@whitehouse.gov> or 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington, DC 20022]. "Smith, John. 1929-VA, CA, NY." on <roots-l@mail.eworld.com>. 18 October 1995. [Copy available at <www.smartlink.net/~xx/roots-l.html>.] Web Site File: CITATION: The Battery Conservancy <http://castlegarden.org/about.html > or 1 New York Plaza, New York, NY 10004]. "CastleGarden.org.", Record of Cath. Clement, 11 July 2007. [This site contains records of immigrants who landed at Castle Garden in New York, NY between 1830 and 1912.] CITATION: Rob Moreland, < moreland@bellsouth.net> or Mobile Alabama. " Descendents of Patrick Moreland. " <http://personal.atl.bellsouth.net/lig/m/o/moreland/patrick/ >, 28 May 2001. [This file contains six generations of the Moreland family.] Newsgroup Article: CITATION: William Wylie <xxx12a@prodigy.com> and 235 Evergreen Lane, Anytown, Maryland, 12345]. "My New York Smiths" in soc.genealogy.methods, 12 July 1995 Extract from CD-ROM File: CITATION: Broderbund CD-ROM #319, Ed. 1, Census Index: U.S. Selected State/Counties, 1870, Date of Import: 11 January 1996. Individual: Longcor, Lucinda. County/State: Wabasha County, Minnesota: Lake City. Page #: 030 . Year: 1870.

FAMILY SEARCH:
Pedigree Resource File CITATION: Individual Record of Sarah Mary Wright, Compact Disc #8, Pin #467780, information submitted by: Jim Healey, 3254 N 900 E, North Ogden, Utah, 84414 Ancestral File CITATION: Volume 4.19, Individual Record of Jemima Walker, (AFN: 1Z15-KSP), information submitted by: June W. Atkinson, 1830 11th Street, Santa Monica, California, 90404, submission # AF97-119750 International Genealogical Index

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CITATION: Individual Record of William Tod, extracted from Cockpen Parish, Midlothian, Scotland christening records. Volume 5.0, North America, Batch Number: C116762, Dates: 1690-1783, Source Call No.: 0103001.

ANCESTRY.COM
Birth, Marriage & Death (Ancestry.com) BIRTH MARRIAGE & DEATH CITATION: California Birth Index, 1905-1995, Record of Delbert M. Saak. [Original electronic data obtained from the State of California Department of Health Services, Center for Health Statistics, Sacramento, California.] CITATION: California Death Index, 1940-1997, Record of Harold I. Moreland. [Original electronic data obtained from the State of California Department of Health Services, Center for Health Statistics, Sacramento, CA.] CITATION: Florida Death Index, 1936-1998, Record of Clara N. Berry. [Original data obtained from the Florida Death Index, 1877-1998. Florida: Florida Health Department, Office of Vital Records, 1998.] CITATION: Social Security Death Index, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File, Record of William Moreland, Number: 188-03-9628; Issue State: Pennsylvania; Issue Date: Before 1951 CITATION: Lancashire, England: Parish and Probate Records. [Database created from various publications of parish and probate records by The Generations Network, Inc., 2001.] Census Records (Ancestry.Com) CENSUS RECORDS CITATION: 1920 United States Census , Household of Mary E. Moreland, Porter, Tulare County, California; Enumeration District 215; Sheet 3B. National Archives MicrofilmT625, Roll 153. [Lists Pearl S. Moreland., white female, age 28,married, born California.] COURT, LAND, & PROBATE RECORDS
Court, Land & Probate Records (Ancestry.Com)

Directories & Member Lists (Ancestry.Com) DIRECTORIES & MEMBER LISTS CITATION: U.S. Public Records Index, Record of Alan C. Silar FAMILY FACTS Family Facts (Ancestry.Com)

Family & Local Histories (Ancestry.Com) FAMILY & LOCAL HISTORIES CITATION: Family and Local Histories Collection, cited in A history of Monroe County, West Virginia. Morton, Oren Frederic,. Staunton, Va.. McClure Co.. 1916, pg. 184
Newspapers & Periodicals Records (Ancestry.Com) NEWSPAPERS & PERIODICALS CITATION: Historical Newspaper Collection, East Berlin News Comet, (East Berlin, Pennsylvania) 12 September 1941, p. 1, col. 3. [Database created from microfilm copies of the newspaper.] CITATION: Obituary Collection , Charles G. Ferris obituary, Van Wert, Ohio, Van Wert Weekly Bulletin, 21 September 1888, p. 4, col. 3.

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Immigration Records (Ancestry.Com) IMMIGRATION RECORDS CITATION: Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s, record of Joh. Jacob Leyenberger. Original data: Filby, P. William, ed.. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s. Farmington Hills, MI, USA: Gale Research, 2006, page 338. [Source Bibliography: Burgert, Annette K, Eighteenth Century Emigrants from the Northern Alsace to America. Camden, ME: Picton Press, 1992. 690p.] Ancestry.com - Community MESSAGE BOARDS CITATION: AncestryMessage Board, Ardith Foster [<jingles@ipa.net>)]. “Abner Gardner”, 22 Sep 2000. [Author does not cite original source of this information.] Military Records (Ancestry.Com) MILITARY RECORDS CITATION: American Civil War Soldiers, record of Jonathan Dellinger. [Data compiled by Historical Data Systems of Kingston, MA from various sources as listed on the Ancestry website.] CITATION: Civil War Service record of Benjamin Benner. [Database of Union records were taken from National Archives Record Group 94. Confederate records were taken from National Archives Record Group 109 microfilm series M253.] CITATION: World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18, Record of Lester Graham Benner; City:Philadelphia; County:Philadelphia; State:Pennsylvania; Draft Board:12; Roll:1907614. [This database is generated from the World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. M1509, 20,243 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration.] CITATION: U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Record of Allen C. Heim. [Original data from records of the National Archives and Records Administration, Record Group 64; National Archives at College Park, College Park, MD.] Ancestry.com - Photos & Maps PHOTOS & MAPS CITATION: Passenger Ships and Images [database online]. Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2005. Original data: Various maritime reference sources. CITATION: U.S. Civil War Photos, 1860-1870 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2005. Original data: Civil War Photographs. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. REFERENCE AND FINDING AIDS Reference & Finding Aids (Ancestry.Com)

Trees & Community (Ancestry.Com) TREES & COMMUNITY CITATION: Family Tree Records, unverified information submitted May 12, 2003 by Robert Johnson, <rj.Johnson@insightbb.com>. [Author does not cite original source of this information.] CITATION: Public Member Tree entitled, “Stock-Wade Line”, submitted June 5, 2007 by unknown. CITATION: Edmund West, comp. Family Data Collection – Births [database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2001

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CITATION: Edmund West, comp. Family Data Collection – Death of Arthur Rhodes [database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2001 CITATION: Edmund West, comp. Family Data Collection – Individual Record of Arthur Rhodes [database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2001 CITATION: Edmund West, comp. Family Data Collection – Marriage of Arthur Rhodes [database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2001

GENEALOGY.COM
Genforum Message Board CITATION: Donna Sarchet ,[<sarchet@texasonline.net>] Bishop Family Genealogy Forum message # 2069, entitled “Capt. Henry Bishop”, 17 March 2000. [Author does not cite original source of this information.] Family Home Pages CITATION: User Home Page Genealogy Report: Ancestors of Judith Ann Hammond, submitted by Judy Hammond Bowman-Rhodes, 521 East Grove, Rantoul, IL 61866, or < jbowrho@shout.net >, p. 3 U.S. Census Collection CITATION: U.S. Census Collection, 1910, David McVicker, Kansas/Sedgwick Co./Park Twp./T624_455/Pg.138B. [Copy available at
< http://www.genealogy.com/cgi-bin/odl_browse.cgi?SUBDB=USC&Welcome=1067276179 >.]

World Family Tree CITATION: World Family Tree, Volume 5, Tree #3640, Submitted by, Terry D. Tull, 27177 Garza Drive, Saugus, CA 91350. [Author does not cite original source of this information.] Local and Family Histories CITATION: Cited in book by Carter, William H., entitled, Giles Carter of Virginia: genealogical memoir, Baltimore Md.: The Lord Baltimore Press, 1909, pg.45 OTHER DAR Patriot Index CITATION: page 262, record of Nicholas Bishop. [Cites Revolutionary War service as a Private in the South Carolina Militia, also date of birth 1760, and death 1843. ] SAR Patriot Index, CITATION: Record of Nicholas Bishop, PIN numbers 47508 and 571127 . [Cites Revolutionary War service as a Private in the South Carolina Militia, also date of birth abt. 1760, marriage abt. 1785, death 1843. ]. National Archives and Records Administration CITATION: [NARA AAD is a publicly accessible application developed under the auspices of the National Archives Electronic Records Program.] CITATION: Civil War Pension file of Benjamin Benner. [ File contains application for widows pension filed by Susan Benner in December 1926.] CITATION: Confederate Service Record for Samuel M. Scruggs, Company C, 19th Infantry Regiment Virginia, NARA Microfilm Rolls M324.

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PA State Archives CITATION: Revolutionary War Abstract Card File, series #13.50, Record of Anthony Keller. [This abstract card file contains transcriptions of data extracted from original records in the custody of the State Archives concerning Revolutionary War service in the Pennsylvania Militia, Pennsylvania Line, and the Navy.] USGenWeb CITATION: Virginia, Augusta County Resources: Maps, “Beverly Manor Index”. ROOTSWEB.COM RootsWeb.com (World Connect Project) CITATION: World Connect Project, information submitted May 12, 2003 by Robert Johnson, rj.Johnson@insightbb.com. [Author does not cite original source of this information.] RootsWeb.com (Mailing Lists) CITATION: Margaret L. Sopp, <mlsopp@ix.netcom.com>, Rootsweb Sprinkel-L Archives Mailing List, message of 06 January 2004 entitled, “ Obit-Elizabeth Sprenkle Silar (1930) ”. [Author does not cite original source of this information.] RootsWeb.com (Message Boards) CITATION: Mary Bennett ,<nannysng@aol.com>, Rootsweb Bennett Message Board, message of 17 November 2000 entitled “All Bennetts”. [Author does not cite original source of this information.] RootsWeb.com (Surname Websites) < http://www.rootsweb.com/~websites/> CITATION: Surname Website, “The Duncan/Rodeback Family Genealogy Page”, < http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~meledie/ > submitted by Meledie Gregory


				
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