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Thank you gedmatch.com

Lately, I’ve been telling more of my mom’s DNA matches about gedmatch.com – I feel like a gedmatch salesperson or something. ¬†Thankfully, gedmatch.com is free (unless you upgrade for more options) and it has been really helpful in my search lately. ¬† 574 more words


Confused Coconut: My Lifelong Struggle

Most do not know the full extent of how I’ve struggled with my identity. I will attempt to be vulnerable here in hopes that people might understand the magnitude of excitement I feel about something I have done recently. 1,134 more words

DNA Testing, A Review

Since I’ve had a chance to experience the big three Autosomal Testing Sites, I felt I should explain what I like or don’t like about them. 487 more words


The Melting Pot

One of my favorite things about traveling is meeting the people and learning the cultures and traditions of the countries I’m visiting. To truly become a Sojourner. 311 more words


Stigler / Oliphant

I’ve previously made connections to Robert Oliphant b. ~1771 ; d. ~1841 ; m. Abigail Davenport…

I created a family tree based on a 4th-6th cousin match from AncestryDNA and had shared ancestors with the Olpihant side, the Davenport side – one generation down/younger was Mary Oliphant who married William Stigler. 229 more words