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My sister has taken on the project of tracing our family
My sister has taken on the project of tracing our family genealogy. She has found significant changes in some of the data when the database is updated. How accurate is Ancestry related to the followin… read more
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I took an AncestryDNA test and it matched to this guy as a
I took an AncestryDNA test and it matched to this guy as a close family member. Our shared cM is 1845 cM and I believe he is a half sibling, but in not 100 % sure bc we also have mutual matches that a… read more
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I am 51 and my mother has told me a story for my entire life
I am 51 and my mother has told me a story for my entire life as to who my father is and the circumstances as to why I don't know him. I found this man recently and her entire story is a lie. She's sti… read more
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Re: Ancestry/DNA results..mine came in with 4th-6th cousin
Re: Ancestry/DNA results..mine came in with 4th-6th cousin almost identical, closer than my closest relatives. How can that be? … read more
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I took two dna tests. The first with connectmydna. It said I
I took two dna tests. The first with connectmydna. It said I was majority Irish and part Mongolian.I took a second with 23andme. They ask about your family before reporting. They told me I am 99 perce… read more
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My cousin and I both did DNA tests and they say we share
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I've come across a couple additional things & am not sure
I've come across a couple additional things & am not sure where to start for moving forward in researching.If there was a 1st marriage of father and there was known that a child was around but unclear… read more
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Have multiple DNA tests results for child, that includes
Have multiple DNA tests results for child, that includes both childs parents, the childs paternal great aunt. Contact from unknown relative who was adopted was received in trying to help them locate t… read more
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I had DNA testing done at both Ancestry.com and 23&me. When
I had DNA testing done at both Ancestry.com and 23&me. When I did the DNA relatives search, I was shocked to see people as relatives, for this reason: they are not MY cousins, but they ARE my first co… read more
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Can one mathematically back into the ethnicity percent of
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Topic: DNA testing question I spent a lot of time on the
Topic: DNA testing question I spent a lot of time on the internet trying unsuccessfully trying to answer to this question. I am female. 1.One test will follow the paternal lineage, my father, his fath… read more
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I come across the different sites that do DNA and genealogy
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Genealogist: What is the reliability of these $99 DNA test
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We are interested in knowing if any ancestors of a
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My husbands maternal grandparents came from Mexico & from what
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I want to know if there is Native American in my family history.
I want to know if there is Native American in my family history. My father used to claim we were part Sioux. I have my doubts about that but, his side was in the U.S. from far enough back that we may … read more
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Family tree DNA tests suggest my Haplograoup G2a3b and my lineage
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