Local Area History Events
***Please note that many of these programs may be postponed due to concerns about illness. We strongly recommend checking with these program hosts on the day of the program to find out if the program is still on as planned, postponed, or if it may be available as a live-stream online.***
Thursday, July 23 at 12:00 noon
Saratoga Springs Public Library Zoom Videoconference
“Working with your DNA Matches”
Autosomal DNA tests give you lists of other testers who share DNA with you. But how can these unrecognizable names and their DNA information help you with your family tree? Professional genealogist Lisa Dougherty will give you practical tips for understanding how DNA matching works, demystifying relationship calculations, and steps you can take to identify and contact your matches. In no time you will be maximizing the tools provided by your testing company and beyond to solve your genealogy brick walls!