18 January 2009

DNA Reveals Lies & Secrets

An article in the January 18th Los Angeles Times, DNA Can Reveal Ancestors' Lies and Secrets, exposes the paternity issues of the Kincaid Family. It is not just the Kincaids, but other paternity issues are secrets that genealogical DNA testing is exposing.



The Clan Kincaid has a large surname DNA database.



This story has also been highlighted on the Neat-o-Rama Blog.



Check the story out. You don't have to be a Kincaid.

05 January 2009

West Pasco County Genealogical Society Events

BEGINNING GENEALOGY
Saturday January 14, 17 and 24



YMCA Library, 6130 U.S. 19, New Port Richey, Florida
TIME: 9:00 A.M. - Noon



This is a 9-hour seminar spread over three Saturdays.
Fee: $40.00 for the 3 days
Registration is mandatory. Contact Debbe Hagner at 727-271-0770 or debbe.hagner@gmail.com






MINI-SEMINAR -- "Researching Funeral, Graves and Cemetery Records"
Wednesday, January 21, 2009



Life Point Christian Church, 6219 River Road, New Port Richey



TIME: 12:00 noon - 1:30 P.M. -- It is suggested that you bring a lunch
FEE: $5.00 -- The Board has reduced the fees for all seminars to $5.00 this year.
Registration or information: contact Debbe Hagner 1 727-271-0770 email debbe.hagner@gmail.com or Marjorie Conwell 727-841-9764.






REGULAR MEETING



Wednesday, January 21, 2009
Life Point Christian Church, 6219 River Road, New Port Richey



TIME: 2:00 P.M.
PROGRAM: "Writing Your Family History" to be presented by Diana Skaggs.
For further information, contact Marjorie Conwell 727-841-9764.



PCGS Newsletter February 2009

The deadline for submissions to the next PCGS newsletter is 10 January. Please send submissions to ptreme@hotmail.com.