Thursday and Friday Workshops

Registration Opens 1 December

The 2019 conference will include a three-hour DNA workshop on Thursday at 8:00 a.m. for a $30 fee and a two-hour paleography workshop on Friday for a $25 fee. Space is limited to 25 attendees at each workshop.


Speaker: Debbie Parker Wayne, CG, CGL

Title: atDNA Analysis Workshop

Description: Learn step-by-step analysis of autosomal DNA matches using company and third-party tools to solve genealogical problems.


Speaker: Rebecca Whitman Koford, CG, CGL

Title: Paleography Puzzles: Early American Handwriting History & Styles

Description: A 2-hour workshop on the evolution and interpretation of American script. Discuss letters and number variations, early abbreviations, and context. Includes group quizzes and hands-on practice.

Questions? Contact NGS Registrar Courtney Holmes at
[email protected] or refer to FAQs.