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DNA: John Davis and Mary

This is my first DNA success story from my brother’s kit on AncestryDNA. I am very pleased about this one as it gives extra assurance that my paper trail is valid for the very common surname Davis. 108 more words


New DNA results

My attempts to write a daily blog post have fallen a little by the wayside tonight. This is because I am so excited at having two new sets of DNA results to play with. 96 more words

Genetic Genealogy

Our AncestryDNA experience

As birthday gifts to each other this year, hubby and I purchased two AncestryDNA kits. For years, we’ve both been researching our family histories and felt it was time to take advantage of this new, high tech genealogical tool. 323 more words


Ethnicity estimates

I now have autosomal DNA results from two companies and am eagerly awaiting the results of a third test. The discrepancy in ethnicity/origins results confirms that it is early days for this type of analysis. 85 more words

Genetic Genealogy

What's in the DNA: Update

After several weeks of waiting, dear husband and I received the results of our AncestryDNA tests. There were a few interesting finds, but by in large it revealed what we thought it would. 460 more words


My AncestryDNA Results in Detail

I wanted to share the breakdown of my DNA test so that you all could see it all in full effect. As a lifelong card carrying member of the black diaspora, I have to acknowledge the “missing link”. 156 more words


Published by MyRootsMyBlog: Starting her off young

A few weeks ago my 11 year old niece expressed interest to me about taking her DNA, so I was more than willing to purchase an ancestryDNA kit for her once it went on sale :). 25 more words