How to Create A Well-Documented Group Sheet

Below is part of a FGS that can be used as an example. The sources should be
concise so that other researchers can find the same information:

TX Family Groupsheet for Benjamin Franklin ARMSTRONG Family

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Husband: Benjamin Franklin ARMSTRONG (1, 2)
Birthdate: Apr 7, 1857 (3, 4)
Birthplace: Rogers, Benton Co, Arkansas (1, 4)
Death date: Aug 20, 1941 (3, 4)
Place of death: Laneville, Rusk Co, Texas (3, 4)
Father: Elijah William Armstrong (5, 6)
Mother: Sarah Adorcus MAHURIN (5, 6)

Marriage date: May 28, 1892 (7)
Marriage place: Benton Co, Arkansas (7)

Wife: Ethel May "Effie" DISNEY (1, 7)
Birthdate: May 22, 1874 (8)
Birthplace: Kansas (8)
Death date: Jun 6, 1918 (8)
Place of death: Cherokee Co, Texas (8)
Father: James Harrison Disney (8)
Mother: Elizabeth Hanna MARTIN (8)

CHILDREN

Child No. 1: Minnie Gretchen ARMSTRONG
Sex: F
Birthdate: Jul 20, 1893
Birthplace: Rogers, Arkansas
Death date: Apr 14, 1977
Place of death: Mabank, Kaufman Co, Texas
Marriage date: Oct 2, 1909
Marriage place: Corsicana, Navarro Co, Texas
Spouse's name: John Thomas DAVIS

(note: Child Numbers 2 to 8 not shown for this illustration)

Sources:
(1) George A Armstrong, grandson of Benjamin
(2) 1920 Rusk Co, Texas Federal Census p xxx l xx
(3) Maple Grove Cemetery, tombstone, Rusk Co, Texas
(4) Rusk County Death Index b 6 p 166
(5) Harold P Armstrong, g-grandson of Benjamin
(6) 1880 Benton Co, Arkansas Federal Census ED 13 Sh 28
(7) Benton Co, Arkansas Marriage Books b x p xxx
(8) Henry's Chapel Cemetery, tombstone, Cherokee Co, Texas

 

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