Elizabeth Kaegi of the Toronto Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society visited our club on April 18/13 to present an introduction to "DNA for Family History". 

Elizabeth A.R. Kaegi , M.B.Ch.B., M.Sc.
DNA Strand - NISTSpeaker's Bio: Elizabeth is a retired physician who has been using DNA tests to assist her in solving genealogical mysteries for the past decade.  Working with James F.S. Thomson, she has co-taught two courses on Genetic Genealogy for the Toronto Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society. In her talk, she will briefly review the older DNA tests including Y-DNA and mt-DNA and then discuss the remarkable power of the new autosomal DNA tests for family history, using examples from her own family tree.

Photo credit: The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)