BCG offers free webinar on Tuesday, October 20, 2020, 8:00 p.m. (EDT)

This webinar will feature a demonstration of using DNA test results to confirm a documented ancestral line. The speaker will walk step-by-step through the process, showing the use of both traditional research and DNA evidence to meet standards.

BCG’s next free monthly webinar in conjunction with Legacy Family Tree Webinars is “Using DNA Results to Confirm a Pedigree” by Angela Packer McGhie, CG. The live-streaming webinar airs Tuesday, October 20, 2020, at 8:00 p.m. eastern daylight time.

Angela Packer McGhie, CG, has a passion for teaching genealogy. She is education director for the National Genealogical Society and vice president of the Board for Certification of Genealogists. Angela enjoys coordinating courses for the Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research and the Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy, and speaking at genealogy conferences. She served as the administrator of the ProGen Study Program for six years and is now on the board of directors.

When you register before October 20 on our partner Legacy Family Tree Webinars website (, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. Those with schedule conflicts may access the webinar at no charge for one week after the broadcast on the Legacy Family Tree Webinars website.

President LaBrenda Garrett-Nelson, JD, LLM, CG®, CGL℠, says, “Every month the Board for Certification of Genealogists offers a new webinar as part of an ongoing series that supports our mission to provide education for family historians. These webinars are presented by certified associates and offer a quality genealogical educational experience.”

Following the free period for this webinar, BCG receives a small commission if you pay for a download of this or any BCG webinar by clicking our affiliate link: For access to all BCG webinars, see the BCG Library at Legacy Family Tree Webinars (

To see the full list of BCG-sponsored webinars for 2020, visit the BCG blog SpringBoard at For additional resources for genealogical education, please visit the BCG Learning Center (

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