Dick McFarlane

Richard S. (Dick) McFarlane is the director of the Orange County FamilySearch Library of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, located in Orange, California. He holds a BA in Industrial Psychology from the University of Utah and a Master of Human Resources and Organization Development from the University of San Francisco. His professional career included 24 years with Pacific Bell and AT&T, ten years in the U.S. Marine Corps, and eight as a human resources consultant. Dick has had a lifelong interest in genealogy and has contributed significant research to his family tree. He is married to the former Kathleen Young of Orange.

2016 Sessions with Dick McFarlane

5F Understanding Your DNA Test Results
Syllabus: 2016/5F_DNA_Syllabus.pdf

DNA testing can be a valuable tool in breaking down brick walls. This presentation will cover a description of the three types of DNA (mtDNA, Y-DNA, and atDNA) and how they are used in genealogical research. Examples of how to use the test results will be demonstrated.

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