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Time For Some DNA Testing

I’ve been wanting to do a DNA test for a long time.

As usual, I’ve obsessed over the process. Which company should I use? Is it “safe”? 162 more words


Gems: Autumn Haze


Autumn was a hectic time of accustoming to the changing winds, settling into a new pace of life and finding moments away from social media. 83 more words


Ancestry Results!!

After weeks of anticipation, I finally woke up Sunday morning to find an email I had been waiting for–“Your AncestryDNA results are in!” I literally flew out of the bed in excitement, and opened the email (which I received after falling asleep early on a Saturday night!)…I didn’t know what to expect, because I’ve felt stuck these past few weeks, not really finding any new information about my ancestors. 204 more words


An African American-Guinea Family Reconnection

-by Willie Wynn

Mohamed’s maternal uncle Aly, Willie Wynn (African American), Mohamed Fofanah (Guniea)

My desire for quite some time was to find out information about my enslaved ancestors that were once enslaved in southern U.S. 476 more words


6 AncestryDNA Notes for Easier Comparison

With matches for hundreds of 4th cousins or closer and thousands of distant cousins on AncestryDNA, I needed a simple but efficient method of working through and sorting my brother’s DNA matches. 663 more words