This all day seminar will feature Diahan Southard of Florida and DNA Guide at Genealogy Gems. She has worked with the Sorenson Molecular Genealogy Foundation, and has been in the genetic genealogy industry since it has been an industry. She holds a degree in Microbiology and her creative side helps her break the science up into delicious bite-sized pieces for you. She's the author of our DNA guides Getting Started: Genetics for Genealogists, and Y Chromosome DNA for Genealogists. Advanced registration required - check back for more info!
The Seattle Genealogical Society features two all-day seminars per year.
Each Spring we bring in a nationally recognized genealogical speaker. In the Fall, we hold a seminar focused on a particular theme with local experts.
Previous seminar topics and speakers include:
Spring 2014: "Wanted - Relatives: Dead or Alive", Jeanne Larzalere Bloom
Fall 2013: A Genealogical Potpourri
Spring 2013: Judy G. Russell, The Legal Genealogist
Fall 2012: Re-Search and Prove
Spring 2012: George G. Morgan
Fall 2011: Military Records: The Price of Freedom Isn't Free
Spring 2011: Colleen Fitzpatrick
Fall 2010: On the Move: US Migration
Spring 2010: Elissa Scalise Powell
Fall 2009: Oral History
Spring 2009: John Philip Colletta