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Index for Delayed and Amended Birth Records Book 5-11

Index for Delayed and Amended Birth Records Book 5-11 In the mid-twentieth century many people who didn’t have birth certificates (because they were born prior to record-keeping or born outside a hospital) applied for delayed birth certificates. After the Social Security Act was passed in 1936, people needed proof of their birth when they submitted their ...

“Genealogy and DNA Testing” by Pam White, the BCOGS President

One of the featured articles in February’s issue of Pathways was “Genealogy and DNA Testing” which was a follow-up to the program presented in January by Pam White, the BCOGS President, on “Genetic Genealogy: Adding DNA to Your Genealogical Toolbox.” “DNA has become an important tool for genealogists. In some instances DNA testing is needed in order to ...