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Connecting with Cousins: Using Tools & Technology for Genealogical Collaboration – April 18, 2024

Webinar Abstract: For genealogists building family trees or seeking information about DNA matches, a plethora of resources are available online. During this session, we will delve into the unique challenges of working with living people and learn practical tips for using people finder websites, databases, searches, and social media to identify and locate individuals. Attendees will explore ideas to optimize communication and facilitate successful collaboration.  

Presenter: Jennifer Zinck, Certified Genealogist® is a genealogical researcher, speaker, and educator with a passion for learning and applying genealogy standards to help reclaim lost and forgotten stories of our ancestors. Jennifer earned her credential from the Board for Certification of Genealogists in 2021. She serves as the President of the Connecticut Professional Genealogists Council and as a member of the Board of Governors of the Connecticut Society of Genealogists. She enjoys sharing her contagious enthusiasm for family history with people of all ages.

Handouts are available to FSGS members only and are generally available a few days before the webinar. Videos are accessible to members within 3 days following the webinar. Members must log in to access the handout and video.