Maidu Senior Center, 1550 Maidu Dr., Roseville, CA
Meeting 1-3 pm
Program: "What Can a Genealogist gain from DNA Test Results"
Learn the difference between DNA tests for "close Ancestry," "time of surnames ancestry," and "Anthropology Ancestry." Learn about the second generation of DNA test, which were launched during 2010-11, what information they can add to the first generation of DNA tests. Also learn about the Future of Genetic Genealogy; This field is changing all the time. Learn about the four key areas to watch.
Speaker: Jim Rader
Jim has published the quarterly Rader Rambling surname newsletter 10 years. Genealogical Lecturer since the early 1990s, Taught computerized genealogy topics for the Folsom-Cordova Adult education for 10 years.
His genealogy pursuits include the "Guild of One Name Studies" for surname Rader. He is also the coordinator for the Rader surname study at Family Tree DNA.
He has researched all Rader families, with many books in print and two websites www.rader.org and www.jimrader.com where you can see his books and many pages of information.
In the past year he has caused two German language surname studies to be translated into English and supplemented them with modern.
Posted by Ron Setzer