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18 April 2015

Lies, Lies and Damn Lies : Can DNA Solve my Paternal Lineage?

Written by guest blogger, Jeffrey Vaillant

Join past president Jeffrey Vaillant on Saturday May 30 as he focuses first on the on the discovery of a family surname change and the research it entailed. Jeff states that, "for some 60 years I lived as a Vaillant only to learn that it ain't so paternally!" In the second part of the lecture, he focuses on the process of searching for a willing Y-DNA donor to solve his case.

Do you have a similar situation? Do you want a chance to compare notes about convincing potential cousins to take a DNA test? Jeffrey Vaillant is an engaging speaker who will entertain you with the discussion of his journey. Jeffrey currently serves as the President of the Sonoma County Genealogical Society. He is an active member of the Association of Professional Genealogists and is currently working toward his professional certification.

Please visit our Eventbrite page to sign up for this class. Seats are limited.

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