October 2018 Webinar

"Using DNA Testing to Unlock Your Family History" with Tom Dreyer of the NEHGS

Date: Saturday, October 6, 2018

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. EST

Location: Delivered online

Cost: Free for WNYGS Members

Join us for a special members-only webinar with professional genealogist and NEHGS staff member Tom Dreyer as he discusses DNA.

Program Description: Interested in using DNA testing to unlock your family history? Not sure where to begin or what the results reveal? NEHGS has resources to help you choose the right test for you and integrate results into your research. Find out how DNA can connect the dots in your family’s story. Join Tom Dreyer, Genealogist at NEHGS to learn how DNA can connect the dots in your family’s story. Tom will discuss what types of genetic tests are available to family historians, what genealogical problems they can—and can’t—assist you with, and ultimately how to choose the right test(s) to further your family history research.

About the Presenter: Tom Dreyer, Genealogist, has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Boston University. He has been a genealogical researcher for the past thirty years. Before joining the NEHGS library staff full-time, Tom served as a volunteer for the Research Services department. His areas of interest are New England, Nebraska, Missouri, Germany, and DNA.

Registration: Seats are limited, and advanced registration is required. Register online today at https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/6425375922101120003. Should you have any questions or issues, please do not hesitate to contact Program Chair Bob Balistreri at programs@wnygs.org

Last updated: September 24, 2018