Winter Webinar – Nathan Dylan Goodwin
January 20, 2024 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Nathan Dylan Goodwin
Finding Henry: The Search for the Father of an Illegitimate Wartime Child
In 2015, having discovered that his grandmother’s secret wartime romance had led to the birth of an illegitimate baby girl, author Nathan Dylan Goodwin met with his new half-aunt and agreed to try to track down her biological father using traditional records and DNA.
Nathan Dylan Goodwin is a writer, genealogist and educator. He was born and raised in Hastings, East Sussex. Having attended school in the town, he then completed a Bachelor of Arts degree in Radio, Film and Television Studies, followed by a Master of Arts degree in Creative Writing at Canterbury Christ Church University. A member of the Society of Authors, he has completed several local history books about Hastings, as well as several works of fiction, including the acclaimed Forensic Genealogist series, the Mrs. McDougall Investigates series and the Venator Cold Case series. His other interests include theatre, reading, running, skiing, traveling and, of course, genealogy. He is a qualified teacher, member of the Guild of One-Name Studies and the Society ofGenealogists, as well as being a member of the Sussex Family History Group, the Norfolk FamilyHistory Society and the Kent Family History Society. He lives in Kent with his husband, son, dog and an assortment of chickens.