Clayton Library Presents

Library: Virtual

Date: 10/16/2020

Time: 2:00PM - 3:00PM

Type: Featured Event

Age Group: adults, teens ages 13-18 years


Using DNA to Identify Enslaved Ancestors

Reconstructing the lineage of enslaved ancestors is a process that presents unique challenges, due to the involuntary separations that severed family ties and records that rarely identified the enslaved by surnames. Learn from nationally renowned guest speaker LaBrenda Garrett-Nelson to apply DNA standards to test results to establish genealogical proof of a genetic relationship. Reservations required, use link below to register for this Zoom Meeting. Registration is limited. Adults/Teens. 


For registration, please click here. 


You will be receivinga reminder with the meeting link the week of the presentation.  Thanks for registering!