Today’s episode of Research Like a Pro is another interview with Research Like a Pro with DNA eCourse member, 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 7 and 8 in the course. Allison tells about creating a research plan that includes both DNA and documentary sources. She also talks about following her plan, what she found, and using a research log. She discovered some issues with intermarriage in the south, so we discuss pedigree collapse and endogamy.
RLP DNA e-course Part 7: Research Planning – Selecting DNA Tools and Methodology – https://familylocket.com/rlp-dna-e-course-part-7-research-planning-selecting-dna-tools-and-methodology/
RLP DNA e-course Part 8: Following Your Plan, Research Logging, and Writing As You Go – https://familylocket.com/rlp-dna-e-course-part-8-following-your-plan-research-logging-and-writing-as-you-go/
Dealing with Endogamy, Part 1 & Part 2 – Paul Woodbury’s articles on Legacy Tree – https://www.legacytree.com/blog/dealing-endogamy-part-exploring-amounts-shared-dna and https://www.legacytree.com/blog/dealing-endogamy-part-ii-test-multiple-relatives
RLP 160: RLP with DNA eCourse Part 3 – https://familylocket.com/rlp-160-rlp-with-dna-ecourse-part-3/
RLP 159: RLP with DNA eCourse Part 2 – https://familylocket.com/rlp-159-rlp-with-dna-ecourse-part-2/
RLP 158: RLP with DNA eCourse Part 1 – https://familylocket.com/rlp-158-rlp-with-dna-ecourse-part-1/
Research Like a Pro Resources
Research Like a Pro eCourse – independent study course – https://familylocket.com/product/research-like-a-pro-e-course/
RLP Study Group – upcoming group and email notification list – https://familylocket.com/services/research-like-a-pro-study-group/
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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