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Robert Raymond is a content strategy project manager for FamilySearch, the largest genealogical organization in the world. FamilySearch is a nonprofit organization sponsored by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Before FamilySearch, Robert worked at Ancestry.com for nearly six years. He is the staff trainer at a local Family History Center where he can be found in the trenches every Wednesday night. Robert is the shadow writer for one of the web’s most popular genealogical blogs and is the creator, author, and webmaster of an acclaimed family history website where he has published 1,700 pages of information, including numerous articles, dozens of personal histories, dozens of maps (several of his own creation), and photographs of hundreds of pages of genealogical records. Robert holds over a dozen technology patents and has a masters degree in electrical/computer engineering from Brigham Young University where he was honored as a Kimball Scholar.  
 
Robert Raymond is a content strategy project manager for FamilySearch, the largest genealogical organization in the world. FamilySearch is a nonprofit organization sponsored by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Before FamilySearch, Robert worked at Ancestry.com for nearly six years. He is the staff trainer at a local Family History Center where he can be found in the trenches every Wednesday night. Robert is the shadow writer for one of the web’s most popular genealogical blogs and is the creator, author, and webmaster of an acclaimed family history website where he has published 1,700 pages of information, including numerous articles, dozens of personal histories, dozens of maps (several of his own creation), and photographs of hundreds of pages of genealogical records. Robert holds over a dozen technology patents and has a masters degree in electrical/computer engineering from Brigham Young University where he was honored as a Kimball Scholar.  
  
=== Online Presence ===
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= Online Activity =
  
==== RootsWeb ====
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=== RootsWeb ===
  
*[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~raymondfamily/ Cleve and Anita Raymond Progenitors]
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*[http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=PED&db=robertraymond&id=I1 WorldConnect Tree]
*[http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=PED&db=robertraymond&id=I1 WorldConnect Tree]
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*[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~raymondfamily/ Cleve and Anita Raymond Progenitors]  
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**[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~raymondfamily/ddorris1.htm Historical Sketch of James Hendricks and Drusilla Dorris Hendricks]<br>
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**[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~raymondfamily/UtahPioneers.html Utah Pioneers from Our Ancestry]<br>
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**[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~raymondfamily/SaintsMissouri1846.html Council Bluffs, 1846]<br>
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**[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~raymondfamily/AlonzoRaymondLineage.html RAYMOND Migrations: Alonzo Pearis RAYMOND]<br>
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**[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~raymondfamily/PaulRaymondLineage.html RAYMOND Migrations: The Ancestry of Paul RAYMOND]<br>
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**[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~raymondfamily/index.html#RaymondMA Beverly, Massachusetts and Our Raymond Ancestors]
  
==== Ancestry.com ====
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=== Ancestry.com ===
  
==== FamilySearch Wiki  ====
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*[http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/44634/family/pedigree Cleve &amp; Anita Raymond Family Tree]<br>
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*[http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/12608014/family/pedigree Non-connected Raymonds]<br>
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*[http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/4318189/family/pedigree Bristol Vermont Stereoview Photographers]<br>
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*[http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/842291/family/pedigree Nuclear Physicists]<br>
  
===== Significant Contributions<br>  =====
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=== Miscellaneous<br>  ===
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==== [http://www.linkedin.com/in/robertraymondut LinkedIn]<br>  ====
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==== [http://www.flickr.com/photos/robertraymondut flickr]  ====
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= FamilySearch Wiki  =
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=== Significant Contributions<br>  ===
  
 
*[[NGS2010X|NGS 2010 Syllabus F308]]  
 
*[[NGS2010X|NGS 2010 Syllabus F308]]  
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*[[Fraudulent Genealogies|Fraudulent Genealogies]]<br>
 
*[[Fraudulent Genealogies|Fraudulent Genealogies]]<br>
  
===== Minor Contributions<br>  =====
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=== Minor Contributions<br>  ===
  
 
*[[Canadian Censuses Online|Canadian Censuses Online]]<br>  
 
*[[Canadian Censuses Online|Canadian Censuses Online]]<br>  
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*[[Massachusetts History|Massachusetts History]]<br>  
 
*[[Massachusetts History|Massachusetts History]]<br>  
 
*[[Michigan Periodicals|Michigan Periodicals]]<br>  
 
*[[Michigan Periodicals|Michigan Periodicals]]<br>  
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*[[:Category:Old microfilm number conversion|Old microfilm number conversion]]<br>
 
*[[Wisconsin Census|Wisconsin Census]]<br>  
 
*[[Wisconsin Census|Wisconsin Census]]<br>  
 
*([[Special:Contributions/RaymondRS|Recent Contributions]])<br>
 
*([[Special:Contributions/RaymondRS|Recent Contributions]])<br>
  
==== LinkedIn  ====
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= Employment<br> =
 
 
[http://www.linkedin.com/in/robertraymondut http://www.linkedin.com/in/robertraymondut]<br>
 
 
 
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=== Ancestry.com  ===
 
 
=== Employment<br>  ===
 
 
 
==== Ancestry.com  ====
 
  
 
November 2002 – July 2008: Sr. Manager of Content Strategy and Analysis<br>  
 
November 2002 – July 2008: Sr. Manager of Content Strategy and Analysis<br>  
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Web analytics, data warehouse, Omniture implementation engineer: Ancestry.com, RootsWeb.com, Genealogy.com and MyFamily.com.<br>  
 
Web analytics, data warehouse, Omniture implementation engineer: Ancestry.com, RootsWeb.com, Genealogy.com and MyFamily.com.<br>  
  
==== Consulting<br>  ====
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=== Consulting<br>  ===
  
2001 – 2003: Professional Genealogy, web development, digital imaging, intellectual property  
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2001 – 2003: Genealogy professional, web development, digital imaging, intellectual property  
  
==== PowerQuest<br>  ====
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=== PowerQuest<br>  ===
  
1993 – 2001: VP Software Development
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1993 – 2001: Vice President
  
 
Company growth from $0 to $65 million, culminating in sell of company to Symantec. Grew team size from four to 100 consisting of software engineering, project management, quality control, localization and documentation. Managed R &amp; D portion of P &amp; L statement. Architected PartitionMagic.  
 
Company growth from $0 to $65 million, culminating in sell of company to Symantec. Grew team size from four to 100 consisting of software engineering, project management, quality control, localization and documentation. Managed R &amp; D portion of P &amp; L statement. Architected PartitionMagic.  
  
==== TransEra<br>  ====
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=== TransEra<br>  ===
  
1983 – 1993: Sr. Software Engineer.Created compilers, interpreters, and device drivers.for UNIX, X-Windows, VMS, DOS, and Windows.  
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1983 – 1993: Sr. Software Engineer.  
  
=== Education<br>  ===
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Created compilers, interpreters, and device drivers.for UNIX, X-Windows, VMS, DOS, and Windows.
  
==== Brigham Young University<br>  ====
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= Education<br>  =
  
1987:&nbsp;MS, Electrical Engineering (Computer)  
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=== Brigham Young University<br>  ===
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1987: MS, Electrical Engineering (Computer)  
  
 
1985: BS, Electrical Engineering (Computer)  
 
1985: BS, Electrical Engineering (Computer)  
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Activities and Societies: Spencer W. Kimball Scholar, Eta Kappa Nu Electrical Engineering Honor Society (treasurer), Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society.  
 
Activities and Societies: Spencer W. Kimball Scholar, Eta Kappa Nu Electrical Engineering Honor Society (treasurer), Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society.  
  
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Revision as of 22:28, 23 March 2010

Robert Raymond is a content strategy project manager for FamilySearch, the largest genealogical organization in the world. FamilySearch is a nonprofit organization sponsored by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Before FamilySearch, Robert worked at Ancestry.com for nearly six years. He is the staff trainer at a local Family History Center where he can be found in the trenches every Wednesday night. Robert is the shadow writer for one of the web’s most popular genealogical blogs and is the creator, author, and webmaster of an acclaimed family history website where he has published 1,700 pages of information, including numerous articles, dozens of personal histories, dozens of maps (several of his own creation), and photographs of hundreds of pages of genealogical records. Robert holds over a dozen technology patents and has a masters degree in electrical/computer engineering from Brigham Young University where he was honored as a Kimball Scholar.

Online Activity

RootsWeb

Ancestry.com

Miscellaneous

LinkedIn

flickr

FamilySearch Wiki

Significant Contributions

Minor Contributions

Employment

Ancestry.com

November 2002 – July 2008: Sr. Manager of Content Strategy and Analysis

Web analytics, data warehouse, Omniture implementation engineer: Ancestry.com, RootsWeb.com, Genealogy.com and MyFamily.com.

Consulting

2001 – 2003: Genealogy professional, web development, digital imaging, intellectual property

PowerQuest

1993 – 2001: Vice President

Company growth from $0 to $65 million, culminating in sell of company to Symantec. Grew team size from four to 100 consisting of software engineering, project management, quality control, localization and documentation. Managed R & D portion of P & L statement. Architected PartitionMagic.

TransEra

1983 – 1993: Sr. Software Engineer.

Created compilers, interpreters, and device drivers.for UNIX, X-Windows, VMS, DOS, and Windows.

Education

Brigham Young University

1987: MS, Electrical Engineering (Computer)

1985: BS, Electrical Engineering (Computer)

Activities and Societies: Spencer W. Kimball Scholar, Eta Kappa Nu Electrical Engineering Honor Society (treasurer), Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society.