In this lecture, attendees will learn how to download their raw DNA data, upload to Gedmatch.com, and learn how to use the tools available on the website. We will discuss each tool and its usefulness in detail. Attendees should have some exposure to autosomal testing and should have tested with at least one company. All 3 companies will be represented in this lecture.
About our Speaker
Ginger Smith is a genetic genealogist who specializes in genealogical research in North Carolina and Virginia and using DNA testing to learn more about your family history. She holds a BS in Biology and an MLS in Library and Information Sciences. She has been doing family history research for several years and is a DNA consultant to adoptees and people interested in using DNA to break down their brick walls or learn more about their family history. In addition to performing genealogy research and DNA consulting, she also lectures and gives workshops on various topics.