Genetic Genealogy Usage and Update in the Tulsa Race Massacre

Tuesday November 1st, 2022 // 11:40 am - 12:05 pm // Woodrow Wilson Ballroom

This presentation will focus on the planned usage of forensic investigative genetic genealogy (FIGG) in remains believed to be associated with the Tulsa Race Massacre.  Issues unique to this project will be discussed, which include front end work not usually available in FIGG investigations.  An update on FIGG work related to the unidentified remains from the Oaklawn Cemetery in the City of Tulsa’s 1921 Graves Investigation will be provided.