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I've been working on the development of the Wiki since the beginning of the project. Some of the current assignments I'm working on for the Wiki include:
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===== My Education =====
 
 
===== Administration =====
 
:*[[FamilySearch_Wiki:Policies/Proposed_enhancements]]
 
:*[[User:JensenFA/Policies and Procedures]]
 
 
 
===== WikiProject: Category Management  =====
 
 
 
:*[[:Category:Contents|Categories]]
 
:*[[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject New Common Taxonomy]]
 
:*[[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Integrating Place Standards Database with FamilySearch Wiki]]
 
:*Note the two WikiProject pages will be combined into a single WikiProject for Managing Categories
 
:*[[FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Support/Responsibilities and Projects#Wiki_Categories]]
 
 
 
===== WikiProject: Help Content Management  =====
 
 
 
:*[[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Improving the Help content]]
 
 
 
===== My Presentations =====
 
 
 
:*[[Keys to success using the Wiki|Keys to Success: Using the FamilySearch Wiki]]
 
 
 
===== My Sandbox Pages  =====
 
 
 
:*[[User:JensenFA/Sandbox]]
 
:*[[User:JensenFA/Mayflower]]
 
:*[[User:JensenFA/New Ways to Publish a Personal or Family History]]
 
:*[[User:JensenFA/Wikipatterns]]
 
 
 
===== Other Pages of Interest  =====
 
:*[http://broadcast.lds.org/elearning/fhd/Community/en/FamilySearch/5Minute/index.html Getting Started: 5 Minute Genealogy]
 
:*[[FamilySearch Wiki:FAQ|FAQ-Frequently Asked Questions about the Wiki]]
 
:*[[FamilySearch Wiki:In the news|FamilySearch Wiki in the news]]
 
:*[[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Feedback]]
 
:*Building the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Policies/Noticeboard]]
 
:*The [[Technology]] page
 
:*[[FamilySearch Community Tools]]
 
:*Documenting the Featured Article process and history
 
:*[[FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Support]]
 
:*[[FamilySearch Wiki:Policies/Proposed enhancements]]
 
:*[[User:JensenFA/Policies and Procedures]]
 
:*[[User:JensenFA/Learning Wikicode]]
 
 
 
===== Social Media  =====
 
 
 
:*[[Social Networking Technology Resources for Genealogical Societies]]
 
:*Networked Blogs' list on [http://apps.facebook.com/blognetworks/searchpage.php?tag=genealogy Facebook] of the top 50 genealogy blogs
 
:*[http://blogfinder.genealogue.com/ Genealogy Blog Finder]
 
 
 
=== My Education  ===
 
  
 
:*MPA, Brigham Young University, April 2000  
 
:*MPA, Brigham Young University, April 2000  
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:*AA in Genealogy, Brigham Young University, August 1990, academic scholarship
 
:*AA in Genealogy, Brigham Young University, August 1990, academic scholarship
  
==== The classes I've taught  ====
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===== My Blogs  =====
 
 
*2011 Logan Family History Conference
 
*2011 BYU Family History Conference
 
*2011 RootsTech - Workshop on [[FamilySearch Community Tools]]
 
*2010 [[Riverton FamilySearch Library]] - [[Keys to success using the Wiki|Keys to Success: Using the FamilySearch Wiki]] in November
 
*2010 British Institute - [[Keys to success using the Wiki|Keys to Success: Using the FamilySearch Wiki]]
 
*2010 BYU Family History Conference - [[Keys to success using the Wiki|Keys to Success: Using the FamilySearch Wiki]] in April
 
*2009 Family History Expos: Salt Lake City, Utah - "Heirlooms out of Memories"
 
*2009 Family History Expos: Salt Lake City, Utah - "FamilySearch Research Wiki"
 
*2009 BYU Family History Conference - "Heirlooms out of Memories"
 
*2008 BYU Family History Conference - [[User:JensenFA/New Ways to Publish a Personal or Family History|New Ways to Publish a Personal or Family History]]
 
*2007 Family History Expo, St. George, Utah - FamilySearch Research Wiki
 
 
 
==== The Blogs I created ====
 
  
 
*''[http://benjamin-kingman-curtis.blogspot.com/ Benjamin Kingman Curtis]'', 2006-present  
 
*''[http://benjamin-kingman-curtis.blogspot.com/ Benjamin Kingman Curtis]'', 2006-present  
 
*''[http://chaunceywalkerwest.blogspot.com/ Chauncey Walker West]'', 2008-present  
 
*''[http://chaunceywalkerwest.blogspot.com/ Chauncey Walker West]'', 2008-present  
 
*''[http://ask-fran.blogspot.com/ ask fran]'', 2008-present  
 
*''[http://ask-fran.blogspot.com/ ask fran]'', 2008-present  
*And several others ...
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*Find other blogs at the Networked Blogs' list on [http://apps.facebook.com/blognetworks/searchpage.php?tag=genealogy Facebook] of the top 50 genealogy blogs or [http://blogfinder.genealogue.com/ Genealogy Blog Finder]
  
==== The associations I belong to  ====
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===== My Publications =====
 
 
*[http://www.dupinternational.org/ International Society Daughters of Utah Pioneers], 1988-present.
 
*[http://www.curtis-curtiss.org/ The Curtis/s Family Society], 1989-present. (The [http://www.curtis-curtiss.com/ old site] is still active)
 
*[http://www.ngsgenealogy.org/ The National Genealogical Society], Arlington, Va.
 
 
 
==== Family histories I've published  ====
 
  
 
*''A Dream Fulfilled'', (Murray, Utah:Cherish Bound, Inc., 2005, 51 pgs).  
 
*''A Dream Fulfilled'', (Murray, Utah:Cherish Bound, Inc., 2005, 51 pgs).  
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*''Through the Years: holiday memories'', (Murray, Utah: Cherish Bound, Inc., 2008, 25 pgs).  
 
*''Through the Years: holiday memories'', (Murray, Utah: Cherish Bound, Inc., 2008, 25 pgs).  
 
*''Tina the Turtle and other stories by Logan Ballard'', (Provo, Utah:Heritage Makers, 2008, 25 pgs).
 
*''Tina the Turtle and other stories by Logan Ballard'', (Provo, Utah:Heritage Makers, 2008, 25 pgs).
   
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*"Benjamin Kingman Curtis: His Civil War Service and His Family," (Sandy, Utah: LuLu.com, 2011)
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===== The associations I belong to =====
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*[http://www.dupinternational.org/ International Society Daughters of Utah Pioneers], 1988-present.
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*[http://www.curtis-curtiss.org/ The Curtis/s Family Society], 1989-present.
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*[http://www.ngsgenealogy.org/ The National Genealogical Society], Arlington, Va.
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===== My Presentations  =====
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*[[Keys to success using the Wiki|Keys to Success: Using the FamilySearch Wiki]]
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*2011 Logan Family History Conference
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*2011 BYU Family History Conference
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*2011 RootsTech - Workshop on [[FamilySearch Community Tools]]
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*2010 [[Riverton FamilySearch Library]] - [[Keys to success using the Wiki|Keys to Success: Using the FamilySearch Wiki]] in November
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*2010 British Institute - [[Keys to success using the Wiki|Keys to Success: Using the FamilySearch Wiki]]
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*2010 BYU Family History Conference - [[Keys to success using the Wiki|Keys to Success: Using the FamilySearch Wiki]] in April
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*2009 Family History Expos: Salt Lake City, Utah - "Heirlooms out of Memories"
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*2009 Family History Expos: Salt Lake City, Utah - "FamilySearch Research Wiki"
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*2009 BYU Family History Conference - "Heirlooms out of Memories"
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*2008 BYU Family History Conference - [[User:JensenFA/New Ways to Publish a Personal or Family History|New Ways to Publish a Personal or Family History]]
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*2007 Family History Expo, St. George, Utah - FamilySearch Research Wiki
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===== My Sandbox Pages  =====
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:*[[User:JensenFA/Sandbox]]
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:*[[User:JensenFA/Mayflower]]
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:*[[User:JensenFA/New Ways to Publish a Personal or Family History]]
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:*[[User:JensenFA/Wikipatterns]]
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:*[[User:JensenFA/Policies and Procedures]]
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:*[[User:JensenFA/Learning Wikicode]]
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===== The Category Project  =====
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:*[[:Category:Contents|Categories]]
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:*[[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject New Common Taxonomy]]
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:*[[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Integrating Place Standards Database with FamilySearch Wiki]]
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:*Note the two WikiProject pages will be combined into a single WikiProject for Managing Categories
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:*[[FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Support/Responsibilities and Projects#Wiki_Categories]]
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Revision as of 15:32, 16 December 2011

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Fran works in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Contact her via her talk page or her FamilySearch Forum profile.


Other contact options: Ask Fran Blog, Twitter, Facebook, GenealogyWise, or SlideShare, and my family history blog for Benjamin Kingman Curtis


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Conferences
Booth Icon NGS 2010.png This user helped FamilySearch at NGS 2010.
My Education
  • MPA, Brigham Young University, April 2000
  • BA in History, Brigham Young University, April 1992, Phi Kappi Phi and Honor Society
  • AA in Genealogy, Brigham Young University, August 1990, academic scholarship
My Blogs
My Publications
  • A Dream Fulfilled, (Murray, Utah:Cherish Bound, Inc., 2005, 51 pgs).
  • Benjamin Kingman Curtis: History of Service in the Civil War (Civil War Volunteer, Michigan 5th Cavalry, Company B, (Sandy, Utah: self-published, 2000, 23 pgs).
  • "Blogging Your Ancestor Can Help in the Search: Benjamin Kingman Curtis," Curtis/s Chronicle: The Newsletter of The Curtis/s Family Society, Vol 32, No 4, Dec 2008, p7).
  • George and Rebecca Hartley: A history of their family and their ancestry, (Lehi, Utah: Cherish Bound, Inc., 2007, 422 pgs.) This publication includes a family history of George and Rebecca Hartley, their son Andrew and his wife Hannah Wadsworth, and their eight grandchildren. In addition, the ancestry of George and Andrew Hartley, Rebecca Richards, and Hannah Wadsworth, including the collateral relationships of cousins, aunts, and uncles. There are 307 photographs and 119 images of family artifacts included in the history. Restoration work was completed on all images by the author.
  • The Curtis Family Album, (Sandy, Utah: MyPublisher.com, 2010, 100 pgs) This is a full reproduction of the Curtis family antique photograph album that originally belonged to Mary Lavantia Curtis 1871-1958,  daughter of Benjamin Kingman Curtis and Sarah Lavantia Card.
  • Jacie Lee Kemp, our little bundle of joy, (Murray, Utah: Cherish Bound, Inc., 2004, 55 pgs).
  • Love in the 50's, (Lehi, Utah: Cherish Bound, Inc., 2008, 25 pgs).
  • Mommy and Me: a photographic history, (Sandy, Utah: MyPublisher.com, 2009, 100 pgs).
  • My Sister, Juliane Johansen Raleigh, (Lehi, Utah: Cherish Bound, Inc., 2005, 35 pgs).
  • Samantha Mitchell: All Star Karate 2001-2005, (Lehi, Utah: Cherish Bound, Inc., 2007, 69 pgs).
  • Savannah Elaine Jensen: My Blessing Day, (Provo, Utah: Heritage Makers, 21 pgs).
  • Steve and Crystal, 16 August 2007, (Sandy, Utah: Mac.com, 2007, 27 pgs).
  • Steve and Crystal: Our Engagement Story, (Sandy, Utah: Mac.com, 2008, 100 pgs).
  • "The History and the Future of the FamilySearch Research Wiki," Crossroads, (Salt Lake City, Utah: Utah Genealogical Association, March 2010, p. 167-170).
  • The Two of Us, (Lehi, Utah: Cherish Bound, Inc., 2007, 25 pgs).
  • Through the Years: holiday memories, (Murray, Utah: Cherish Bound, Inc., 2008, 25 pgs).
  • Tina the Turtle and other stories by Logan Ballard, (Provo, Utah:Heritage Makers, 2008, 25 pgs).
  • "Benjamin Kingman Curtis: His Civil War Service and His Family," (Sandy, Utah: LuLu.com, 2011)
The associations I belong to
My Presentations
My Sandbox Pages
The Category Project