Riverton FamilySearch Library Free August 2017 Seminar
Genetic Genealogy: An Introduction to DNA
The Riverton FamilySearch Library announced its free seminar series on Saturday, August 19, 2017, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:20 p.m. The keynote speaker will be Beth Taylor, genealogy research consultant for FamilySearch.
9:00–10:00 a.m. Keynote speaker: Beth Taylor, genealogy research consultant for FamilySearch, “Genetic Genealogy: An Introduction to DNA”. Learn how DNA is helpful in your family history research and which tests you can take.
- “Descendancy Research on Steroids,” by Ron Ray
- “Duplicates in Family Tree: Why, Find, and Resolve,” by Kathryn Grant
- “Google Docs,” by James Tanner
- “DNA: I’ve Tested; Now What?” by Beth Taylor
11:20 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
- “Researching Your Pioneer Ancestors,” by Ron Ray
- “Google Drive,” by James Tanner
- “Fast, Easy, and Fun: Give Indexing a Boost with Zoning,” by Kathryn Grant
- “Six Principles for Helping Others Have a Spirit-Led, One-on-One, Find-Take-Teach Experience,” by Jill Shoemaker
Class changes are shown on the RFSL website at familsearch.org/fhc/riverton.
The Riverton FamilySearch Library is in the LDS Riverton Office Building at 3740 West Market Center Drive (13175 South), Riverton, Utah; 1-801-240-9601.
FamilySearch International is the largest genealogy organization in the world. FamilySearch is a nonprofit, volunteer-driven organization sponsored by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Millions of people use FamilySearch records, resources, and services to learn more about their family history. To help in this great pursuit, FamilySearch and its predecessors have been actively gathering, preserving, and sharing genealogical records worldwide for over 100 years. Patrons may access FamilySearch services and resources free online at FamilySearch.org or through over 5,000 family history centers in 129 countries, including the main Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah.