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Genetic Genealogy

May

30
Thursday
2:00PM - 3:00PM

DNA and the Hidden Half of the Family

Presenter: Judy G Russell, JD, CG®, CGL®


We have DNA testing for identifying and confirming relationships not available to earlier generations. Its use in identifying male family members is fairly well understood. The use of mitochondrial and autosomal DNA to identify women and link children to parents is not as well understood. Yet these are powerful tools particularly when used in a targeted fashion to test particular theories.

Level:
Intermediate
Topic:
DNA
Focus:
Not specific as to geography or ethnicity