Wednesday, August 25, 2021

Wake County Genealogical Society Meetings for 2021 - Virtual

Next WCGS Meeting (all meeting virtual through the end of 2021) -

September 28 @ 6:30pm
Topic Y-DNA and Family Research
Speaker:  Janine Cloud, FTDNA Group Projects, Events Coordinator

For twenty years, Y-DNA has been used to confirm and connect to paternal ancestry. In this talk, Janine Cloud will discuss the types of testing available, along with how Y-DNA reveals information about your patrilineal ancestors. She'll also cover research strategies for both individuals and groups.
Longtime genealogy enthusiast Janine Cloud has been with FamilyTreeDNA for ten years, during which she's served as Information Specialist, Customer Service Manager, and established the Group Projects team she now manages. She's given talks on genetic genealogy both in person and virtually at international, national, regional, and local events, including RootsTech, NGS Family History Conference, and Family History Down Under.
Upcoming Meetings:

October 26 @ 6:30pm
Topic Finding the Law
Speaker:  Judy G. Russell, JD, CG, CGL

December 7 @ 6:30pm
Topic Finding Clues to Your Ancestors Hidden in Social History 
Speaker:  Lisa Lisson

**WCGS will meet virtually through December 2021**

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