Thomas H. Shawker, M.D. and Patricia O’Brien Shawker, CG will be the featured speakers at the Colorado Genealogical Society’s (CGS) annual seminar on 20-21 Febrruary 2009.
Friday night’s program will take place during the Society’s regular meeting held at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 2300 S. Patton Court, Denver, 7-9 pm. Dr. Shawker will speak on “Genealogy and Your Health.” The meeting is free and open to the public.
Saturday’s program will be held at the Denver Public Library Conference Center, 13th and Broadway, Denver. The cost of the all day seminar is a $30 materials fee per person, with an optional lunch offered.
The topics to be presented by Dr. Shawker are:
- DNA Testing: the Very, Very Basics
- Race Ethnicity, and Ancestry: DNA Testing
The topics to be presented by Patricia Shawker are:
- One Family’s Foot print in the Federal Records
- Before Statehood: Territorial Records
For registration information visit the CGS Web site. (Note that CGS has a new Web address).