GEDmatch Workshop

When:
January 11, 2018 @ 1:15 pm – 3:15 pm
2018-01-11T13:15:00-07:00
2018-01-11T15:15:00-07:00
Where:
Meadows Branch Library
4800 Baseline Rd
Boulder, CO 80303
USA
Cost:
Free

Participants will download their DNA raw data file from the company where they had their autosomal testing done. They will upload the data to GEDmatch to identify and analyze DNA matches. As time permits, we will explore some of the fun tools at GEDmatch: eye color predictor, are your parents related?

This workshop is for who have already received the results of an autosomal DNA test from one of the major DNA testing companies.

What to bring:

  • A laptop
  • Your login and password to access your DNA results at the testing company
  • Your login and password to access your email to access DNA results emailed from the testing Company
  • A GEDCOM file for your family tree (We can show you how to get this from your genealogy software (e.g. Family Tree Maker, RootsMagic, etc.)