LCGS Speaker & Topic | Meeting Date: Tuesday, 20 Sept. 2016
Mary Kathryn Kozy: "Can You Help Me Find My Cousin? Understanding Autosomal DNA"
Mary Kathryn Kozy has been working on her own family history for over 35 years, since she first became interested as a young teenager. Over the years she has researched families from the Midwest to the Deep South, and from both Western and Eastern Europe. She started her own family history website in November 1996, and has continued developing it. She has served in multiple positions in several local societies and on the state level. She is currently the Secretary of the Jewish Genealogical Society of Washington State, supports the USGenweb project and FamilySearch Indexing, and speaks to many groups in the area. Mary is married, the mother of three wonderful children, and recently became a grandma. She completed her second bachelor’s degree, in Information Technology and Systems, in 2013 recently completed the ProGen program with an eye toward certification. She loves to read, knit, and play with her grandchildren whenever she can grab some free time, which isn't very often!Visitors are always welcome!
The meeting is at 7:00 pm, with doors open at 6:45 at
St. John's Lutheran Church,
2190 Jackson Hwy, Chehalis, WA 98532