Thursday and Friday Workshops

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. Conference registration is required to attend these workshops.

DNA WORKSHOP (T210) – SOLD OUT

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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.

This workshop covers intermediate analysis techniques using some of the latest tools. Researchers should be familiar with basic genetic genealogy concepts to be able to understand the techniques illustrated in the workshop. A basic understanding of concepts covered in these freely available articles by Debbie Parker Wayne will be expected:

PALEOGRAPHY WORKSHOP (F350) 

SOLD OUT

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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.