New webinars available for NYG&B members



NYG&B members now have access to the recordings of two recent webinars:

Should You Add DNA Testing to Your Genealogy Toolbox? 

This presentation provides you with a basic overview of DNA testing for genealogy, covering the principal tests available, how the testing is performed, the three major testing companies, and gives you a better understanding of the risks and rewards involved.

Family History Research in Central New York: 

This webinar takes a look at the resources available in Central New York including the Syracuse area, including an overview of where you might look, what archives, repositories, resources are available to you - in brick and mortar settings or available remotely.


Upcoming Events and Programs


Friday, October 27 to Saturday, October 28: DNA and Family History: A Seminar for Genealogists - sold out!

Wednesday, November 15: Digitization Day

Thursday, December 7: Brown-bag Lunch at the NYG&B: Tapping the member resources on the NYG&B website


Thursday, December 7: Book Talk: It's All Relative

About The New York Genealogical and Biographical Society (NYG&B)


The NYG&B has been helping people find their New York story since 1869. Join today and let us help you find YOUR story by using our online resources to dig deeper into the past; by connecting you to a community of Members around the world; and by keeping you informed of opportunities to learn more about researching people and places across New York State.