Reconstructing the Murphy Family Using DNA & Documentary Evidence

by Melissa Johnson, CG    |    Intermediate    |     BCG     |     DNA     |     Board for Certification of Genealogists     |

DNA can often be used along with documentary evidence to break through brick walls and resolve questions of relationship. Learn how an early nineteenth-century English immigrant's family is reconstructed through a combination of documentary evidence and DNA test results.

    Tuesday, September 15, 2020
  • 8:00pm Eastern
  • 7:00pm Central
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  • 5:00pm Pacific
    Wednesday, September 16, 2020
  • 12:00am GMT
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Presenter: Melissa Johnson, CG

Melissa Johnson, CG, is a professional genealogist, writer and editor. She has expertise in researching families with origins in New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and England, and works on forensic cases, dual citizenship matters, and lineage society applications. She is also proficient in using DNA test results to break through ancestral brick walls. Melissa serves on the board of the Genealogical Society of New Jersey and the International Society of British Genealogy and Family History. She is Reviews Editor of the Association of Professional Genealogists Quarterly (APGQ), and editor of the GSNJ Newsletter, a publication of the Genealogical Society of New Jersey. Her work has been published in the National Genealogical Society Quarterly, New York Genealogical & Biographical Record, Genealogical Magazine of New Jersey, NGS Magazine, Association of Professional Genealogists Quarterly, and other publications.

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