Franklin County Genealogical & Historical Society
Franklin County Genealogical & Historical Society

DNA Committee of FCGHS

The DNA Committee shall inform and educate members about DNA resources and processes for genealogical and historical information. (Society By-Laws)

 
Genetic Genealogy
Breaking through your Brick Walls with DNA
 
DNA testing has exploded onto the genealogy world stage and has given us a dynamic new tool that can take your research from “Dead End” to “On the Road Again”.
Central Ohio DNA Interest Group - Monthly
 
Date:  Meets the 3rd Wednesday each month, except for December.
 
Where: Columbus Main Library; 96 S. Grant Ave, Columbus OH, 3rd Floor Room 3B
 
Time:  6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Free
Contacts: FCGHS: Ph: 614-849-1239    Email: TFCGHS@gmail.com.
                 CML:     Ph: 614-645-2ASK (2275)
 
Upcoming DNA Interest Group Topics:
 
Weds. 16 Nov 2016:  GEDmatch.com Lazarus Tool:  Gayle Glick will demonstrate how to recreate the genome of a deceased ancestor using the DNA test results from brothers, sisters, siblings of that ancestor.
Upcoming Central Ohio DNA Workshops
 
2017 Winter/Spring DNA Workshops & Dates:
 
Sunday Feb. 12, 2017 – Introduction to Genetic Genealogy – Just Beginning: Discover how DNA testing has exploded onto the genealogy world stage and created a dynamic new tool that can take your research from “Dead End” to “On the road again”. 
 
Sunday Feb. 26, 2017 – Intermediate – Understanding your DNA Test Results: Designed for those with DNA Test Results who need guidance understanding the numbers.
 
Sunday Mar 5, 2017 – Advanced – Creating Spreadsheets to analyze your autosomal DNA matches.  This will be a Hands-On workshop.  You must bring a laptop.  Registration is required due to limited seating.  
 
Times: 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
    
LOCATION: CML Main Library
         96 S. Grant St., Columbus OH
                  
WHERE: - 3rd Floor Meeting Room  3A
 
FREE, but seating is limited, please register.
 
Register: 28 days prior to Workshop Online at www.columbuslibrary.org, Go to “Events” and click “Genealogy” and input date of the Workshop above or by calling 614-645-2275.
 
Sponsored by:  The Franklin County Genealogical & Historical Society (FCGHS)
 
Contacts: FCGHS: Ph: 614-849-1239     Email: TFCGHS@gmail.com
                 CML:     Ph: 614-645-2ASK (2275)
 

 
 
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