Nicka Smith – Reverse Genealogy: Finding Cousins and Chasing the Living
March 21, 2021 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm EDT
This presentation is for you if you’ve done a great job finding your ancestors, but you’re not sure where to start to locate their living descendants. Learn tips and tricks that you can use to safely and respectfully discover the identities of your living cousins and perhaps make new connections.
Nicka Smith is a professional photographer, speaker, host, and documentarian with more than 20 years of experience as a genealogist. She hosts BlackProGen LIVE, an innovative web show about genealogy and family history for people of color. In addition, she has been an active board member of many genealogical societies and has managed the Alameda County Youth Ancestral Project, which taught several hundred young people the value of family history.