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Private or Public?

Last Friday night I decided to stay in and surf ancestry.com I stumbled upon a tree for my grandfather. To my surprise the owner of the tree had the same exact information I had on my tree for my grandfather, his siblings and some of his relatives.  327 more words


Why I Am Writing My Autobiography and You Should Too

Here’s what happened to me during the last four months of 2011. I worked long days and nights in an upside down industry. In between times, I finished my master’s dissertation, which I defended and passed November 30th. 1,049 more words



Rapt Studio has designed the new offices of genealogy company Ancestry located in Lehi, Utah. Ancestry can take any kind of data, and translate it into stories of human connection. 111 more words


Genes for Genealogy

Audrey Boyko gave an informative DNA presentation to the Prince Albert Branch of the Saskatchewan Genealogical Society (PASGS) on November 8.  Boyko shared how she is using DNA testing to extend the branches of family trees. 435 more words


Finding Sarah Ann Stewart - a DNA success story

I’ve written in the past that my Stewart ancestors (my Mother’s Mother’s family) are a bit of an enigma. Their Stewart line are sons of Kings… 1,643 more words


Genealogy Time

People have always been interested in their family history, and a couple of recent series on television have just increased that drive to know where and who they come from. 5,800 more words

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Ancestry V1 vs V2 – Shared DNA and Relationship Predictions

I reviewed the results of Ancestry’s V1 chip in comparison with their V2 chip relative to matches recently in the article titled Ancestry V1 vs V2 Test Comparison… 1,122 more words