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DNA Helping to Break Down the Brick Wall

  Many people who research their family history eventually hit “a brick wall.”  This happened to me and it was frustrating.  I just wanted to keep moving back in time to discover new people, places, and histories, but there was a wall.   271 more words


Update! Another line found!

So… remember when I mentioned one of my mom’s DNA matches had a private tree and he wasn’t willing to let me see it? Well, I contacted him again and asked for a list of surnames.  469 more words

The Search


I recently ordered an AncestryDNA Test Kit to see what results I would get and to potential connect with distant cousins that could help build my tree.   290 more words