Speakers for 2018
Meeting Room 1, Maidu Community Center at 1550 Maidu Dr., Roseville, CA
Tue Jul 10, Y DNA and MtDNA and their Haplogroups, Jim Rader “How do you decide what test to take?” And who should take that test? Can you use MtDNA in your Genealogy? How mtDNA works and what it tells you. What is the difference between the Big-Y test and the Y500 test? What are Haplogroups and where and when did specific Haplogroups occur?
Tue Aug 14 "There's No Such Thing As Proof," Craig Manson, about the nature of evidence and proof. Craig is a Law Professor, retired Colonel USAF, genealogical blogger http://blog.geneablogie.net/ , http://geneablogie.blogspot.com/
Tue Sept 11 "Using MyHeritage.com". Kathryn Marshall
Tue Oct 9 “Gedmatch” Jim Baker GEDMATCH is the program that has been in the news recently because it was used by Government investigators in solving the case of the Bay Area rapist. This class is a basic introduction to GEDMATCH, an outstanding 3rd party tool that has several elements that are highly useful to DNA analysts and genealogists. Case studies are used to illustrate the use of GEDMATCH’s most valuable features, including the “one-to-many” and ‘one-to-one” match comparisons, the people who match on two kits, and the 3-D chromosome browser.
Tue Nov 13
Tue Dec 11
The Monthly workshop of the Roseville Genealogical Society. workshop is held from 1-3 p.m. on the first Tuesday of the month in The new Community Room at the Downtown Roseville Library located near the Civic Center and Royer Park in Downtown Roseville
Our Book Library is also at the Library located near the Civic Center and Royer Park in Downtown Roseville and the catalogue of the books there is at http://www.librarything.com/profile/rgsca
Dues for 2018 would be appreciated