Today’s episode of Research Like a Pro is an interview with one of our Research Like a Pro with DNA eCourse members, Allison Kotter. In this series, Allison shares her experience studying each lesson in the course and how she has applied the lessons to her own family. This episode covers the assignments for lessons 5 and 6. Allison tells about doing locality research for her project in Alabama and Texas. She also talks about studying locations in DNA match’s trees, migration, and ethnicity. Lesson 6 is all about exploring DNA tools and methodology. Allison discusses the Genetic Affair Autocluster and AutoTree, as well as GEDmatch segment triangulation.
Worth Shipley Anderson, “John Stanfield ‘as he is cald in this country’: An Illegitimate Descent in Eastern Tennessee,” National Genealogical Society Quarterly 106 (June: 2019): 85-101.
RLP DNA e-course Part 6: Exploring DNA Tools and Methodology by Allison Kotter at FamilyLocket.com – https://familylocket.com/rlp-dna-e-course-part-6-exploring-dna-tools-and-methodology/
RLP DNA e-course Part 5: Locality Research and Ethnicity by Allison Kotter at FamilyLocket.com – https://familylocket.com/rlp-dna-e-course-part-5-locality-research-and-ethnicity/
RLP 158: RLP with DNA eCourse Part 1 – https://familylocket.com/rlp-158-rlp-with-dna-ecourse-part-1/
RLP 159: RLP with DNA eCourse Part 2 – https://familylocket.com/rlp-159-rlp-with-dna-ecourse-part-2/
Genetic Affairs AutoCluster – https://geneticaffairs.com/features-autocluster.html
Genetic Affairs AutoTree – https://geneticaffairs.com/features-autotree.html
Gedmatch.com – https://www.gedmatch.com/
Research Like a Pro Resources
Research Like a Pro: A Genealogist’s Guide book by Diana Elder with Nicole Dyer on Amazon.com – https://amzn.to/2x0ku3d
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Research Like a Pro with DNA Resources
Research Like a Pro with DNA: A Genealogist’s Guide to Finding and Confirming Ancestors with DNA Evidence book by Diana Elder, Nicole Dyer, and Robin Wirthlin – https://amzn.to/3gn0hKx
Research Like a Pro with DNA eCourse – independent study course – https://familylocket.com/product/research-like-a-pro-with-dna-ecourse/
RLP with DNA Study Group – upcoming group and email notification list – https://familylocket.com/services/research-like-a-pro-with-dna-study-group/
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Y’all mentioned an NGSQ article at the beginning of this podcast and were going to put the title of the article in the show notes but I don’t see it.
Thanks for the reminder! Here is the article:
Worth Shipley Anderson, JD, John Stanfield “as he is cald in this country”: An Illegitimate Descent in Eastern Tennessee,” National Genealogical Society Quarterly 106 (June: 2019): 85-101.
I updated the show notes to include that info!