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Tracing your Family Heritage: 

From DNA Testing to Genealogical Research

Tuesday, November 17
12:00pm-12:45pm ET
with Brenton Simons, President & CEO, American Ancestors
Hans F. Olsen, CFA, Chief Investment Officer, Fiduciary Trust Company

a replay will be emailed to those who register but cannot attend

Interest in understanding one's family history and legacy has grown dramatically over the past several years, propelled by DNA testing and accelerated by pandemic driven curiosity. In this webcast, we will discuss the benefits of understanding your family roots, whether DNA testing is right for you, and how you may approach this process. In addition, Hans Olsen will highlight his personal experience uncovering his family history by working with American Ancestors. We will also address some audience questions submitted in advance. 

To register for this webcast, please complete the registration form. If you have registration questions, please contact Patrick Lampert at 617-574-3462 or

About American Ancestors:

To advance the study of family history in America and beyond, American Ancestors educates, inspires and connects people through their scholarship, collections, and expertise.

Founded in 1845, American Ancestors is the country’s leading resource for family history research. American Ancestors helps genealogists of all skill levels improve their knowledge and understanding of their family and its place in history. American Ancestors provides expertise and research in nearly all aspects of family history, from 17th-century colonial New England through twentieth-century immigration research.

For additional information about how to get started with American Ancestors, please visit, or contact Steven Solomon at 617-226-1238, or 

About Fiduciary Trust Company:

Fiduciary Trust is a privately-owned wealth management firm focused on individuals, nonprofits, professional financial advisors, and family offices. Fiduciary’s capabilities include customized wealth planning, investment management, trustee and estate services, and family office, tax and custody services, as well as a donor-advised fund program.

Fiduciary Trust has been named “Best Wealth Manager” by Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly readers and “Best Independent Trust Company” by Family Wealth Report.

Founded in 1885 as a family office, Fiduciary takes a personal approach based on expertise, strong performance and a genuine commitment to act in its clients’ best interests. The firm’s client focus has enabled it to achieve a 98% annual client retention rate.

For additional information about Fiduciary’s services, please visit, or contact Rick Tyson at 617-292-6799 or