Creating Family Oral Histories

Creating Family Oral Histories

October 15, 2019 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm 3rd Floor Conference Room, CLP-Main, 4400 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA Learn how to interview and record family members’ stories in their own words. This session will share tips to prepare for and conduct interviews, as well as recommendations for easy-to-use recording equipment.    FREE.  No registration required. 

Session #1 Genetic Genealogy: Connecting Ancestry DNA Tests to Family Trees

May 9, 2019 5:30 pm – 7:45 pm Third Floor Conference Room, PA Department, Oakland Branch of CLP The five-session course presented by Ray Jones, Ph.D. features discussions and exercises to connect Ancestry DNA tests to family tree research. Genetic genealogy has grown in popularity over the past several years. Specifically,  the Ancestry DNA test now has a database of more than…

Applying the New Tools on Ancestry DNA to Our Family History Research Ray Jones, Ph.D.

May 11, 2019 10:30 am – 12:00 pm South Wing Reading Room, 2nd Floor, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, Main Branch Presented by Ray Jones, Ph.D. Ancestry DNA has recently begun to test several new features that have some promise in assisting us in our family history research.  In this 90-minute workshop, we will briefly review the…