26 February 2016

Jamboree 2016 Headliner Spotlight: Paul Alan Woodbury

Paul Alan Woodbury is a recent graduate of Brigham Young University where he studied Genetics and Family History. He currently works as an outreach manager and DNA specialist for Legacy Tree Genealogists. He also works as an online course developer for Salt Lake Community College. In addition to genetic genealogy, Paul specializes in French, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, and Scandinavian research and regularly presents on research topics related to these fields.

Thursday, June 2, 2016  10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
TH010   Developing a DNA Testing Plan 
Preserve the past by testing your relatives now. Given specific research considerations determine the who, what, when, where, why and how of DNA testing. Develop a plan to make your genetic genealogy research a success. Level: Beg.

Thursday, June 2, 2016   5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
TH030   Autosomal DNA: Considerations for Endogamous Populations
General rules of autosomal DNA inheritance assume independent genealogies. However, cases of endogamy, pedigree collapse and multiple levels of relationship merit additional considerations for analysis and interpretation. Level: Adv.

Sunday, June 5, 2016   7:00 a.m. - 8:15 a.m.
SU001   Sunday Scholarship Breakfast Sponsored by Legacy Tree Genealogists 
Suzanne Winsor Freeman Memorial Student Genealogy Grant          
Preparing Good Ground: Fostering Genealogical Interest for Coming Generations
Why do we do genealogy? How do we prepare for the future of genealogy? How do we engage the next generation? Explore the answers to these questions and more at the Suzanne Winsor Freeman Memorial Student Scholarship Breakfast hosted by Legacy Tree Genealogists. Follow Paul Woodbury on his exciting journey to genealogical interest. Traverse the Wild West, scale the French Pyrenees, and observe along the way the preparation, preservation, foresight and encouragement that can engage the coming generations of your family. Determine today how you will personally make a difference for the next generation of genealogists. Level: All

To register, visit our website

Southern California Genealogy Jamboree
Genetic Genealogy 2016

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