Genealogy

Genealogy questions? Ask a genealogist for answers ASAP

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Genealogy Questions
My cousin and I both did DNA tests and they say we share
Hi, my cousin and I both did DNA tests and they say we share 13.9% DNA which is correct for first cousins- but other people are listed as my third cousins with my maternal family names (1.5% DNA share… read more
A. Schuyler
A. Schuyler
Genealogist
17,048 satisfied customers
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
A. Schuyler
A. Schuyler
Genealogist
17,048 satisfied customers
My niece submitted a request to Ancestry.com, and received
My niece submitted a request to Ancestry.com, and received information that she was 1/4 Jewish. I'm not sure what "Jewish" means regarding ancestry, but her mother, my sister, also submitted a request… read more
A. Schuyler
A. Schuyler
Genealogist
17,048 satisfied customers
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
A. Schuyler
A. Schuyler
Genealogist
17,048 satisfied customers
I have completed all of my paternal and maternal tests. What
I have completed all of my paternal and maternal tests. What do my haplo groups and subclades mean? I have googled both and find a lot of confusinf replies. As my research company please catergoricall… read more
Dr. David
Dr. David
Radiation Oncology Attending Director
Post-Doctoral Degree
69,154 satisfied customers
My mother was born in 1924. Her biological mother gave her
My mother was born in 1924. Her biological mother gave her up for adoption in 1925. Her bio mother ***** *****s name was on the birth certificate. I have found the info and family tree on her mother … read more
A. Schuyler
A. Schuyler
Genealogist
17,048 satisfied customers
I am trying to find the appropriate certificates for my
I am trying to find the appropriate certificates for my maternal 3x g'grandfather. The information I have is heresay from other sites, therefore I would like to see for myself. You have helped greatly… read more
A. Schuyler
A. Schuyler
Genealogist
17,048 satisfied customers
I am, fair-skinned with light hair and noticeably slanted
I am white, fair-skinned with light brown hair and noticeably slanted eyes. I've always liked this exotic Asian feature, but where does it come from? Neither of my parents had it (my mother is German)… read more
A. Schuyler
A. Schuyler
Genealogist
17,048 satisfied customers
I've even told for years that my grandfather escaped from
I've even told for years that my grandfather escaped from Germany with the surname of Imm. When he came to America he changed his name to Himm. Is this a Jewish name?… read more
A. Schuyler
A. Schuyler
Genealogist
17,048 satisfied customers
I want to find out more about the german side of my family.
I want to find out more about the german side of my family. My great grandfather, Otto Koerbin, came to Hobart from Prezlau in 1872. I have the possibility of visiting Germany later this year and want… read more
Shirley
Shirley
Genealogy Consultant
388 satisfied customers
I'm trying to find my great-great grandfather's grave.
I'm trying to find my great-great grandfather's grave. … read more
A. Schuyler
A. Schuyler
Genealogist
17,048 satisfied customers
Genealogist: What is the reliability of these $99 DNA test
Genealogist: What is the reliability of these $99 DNA test kits, or any on line test kit? I read on internet that they are scoffed at by Genealogists. We were told bymy Grandpa we had Ojibwa ancestors… read more
A. Schuyler
A. Schuyler
Genealogist
17,048 satisfied customers
I just received my 23andme results and have a L2a1 maternal
I just received my 23andme results and have a L2a1 maternal halogroup, though neither Jewish nor Russian came up on the ethnicity report … read more
A. Schuyler
A. Schuyler
Genealogist
17,048 satisfied customers
My husband's grandmother Lillian F Proctor married
My husband's grandmother Lillian F Proctor married George Sorensen in San Francisco. She was born in New Hampshire. She was half Native American Indian. I believe her father was Louise Proctor. Lillia… read more
A. Schuyler
A. Schuyler
Genealogist
17,048 satisfied customers
Just got my DNA results back from Ancestry.com. Need help deciphering
Just got my DNA results back from Ancestry.com. Need help deciphering what the results mean. Do I get 50/50 from each parent? Is everything passed down 50%? If I am 39% something - - does that mean ea… read more
HistoryGeek
HistoryGeek
Internet Researcher
Master's Degree
260 satisfied customers
Hello, I was thinking of using a DNA kit to find out about
Hello, I was thinking of using a DNA kit to find out about my ancestory , is this a good idea? Also can you trace your ancestors with just a little bit of information? I have tried and didn't have muc… read more
HistoryGeek
HistoryGeek
Internet Researcher
Master's Degree
260 satisfied customers
Im stumped, Ive been quite successful tracing the other branches
I'm stumped, I've been quite successful tracing the other branches of my family tree, but my father's side, the Graham side, has me at a complete dead end. Francis Alexander Graham, born 1859 in Wheat… read more
Brendan Joseph
Brendan Joseph
Consultant
903 satisfied customers
I had my DNA genealogy done. About 12 generations back I and
I had my DNA genealogy done. About 12 generations back I and others, supposedly have some 1680's Kashashia Illini blood (Catholic church kept good records, have marriage names). But no Native American… read more
A. Schuyler
A. Schuyler
Genealogist
17,048 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

He answered my question promptly and gave me accurate, detailed information. If all of your experts are half as good, you have a great thing going here.

DianeDallas, TX

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

A. Schuyler

A. Schuyler

Genealogist

17,048 satisfied customers

Researcher and genealogist for past 30 years

Brendan Joseph

Brendan Joseph

Consultant

903 satisfied customers

Brendan has worked as an expert for Ancestry.com specialising in Irish / British/ Canadian / Australia/ American research.

TheFHRG

TheFHRG

Genealogist

781 satisfied customers

President of The Family History Research Group

HistoryGeek

HistoryGeek

Internet Researcher

260 satisfied customers

I have a BA in History and a love of all things Genealogy.

UKancestors

UKancestors

Consultant

29 satisfied customers

I am a professional genealogist in the UK with 15 years of experience in this field.

Shirley

Shirley

Genealogy Consultant

388 satisfied customers

Help with your Genealogy and Family History research.

Ellen

Ellen

Consultant

109 satisfied customers

25 years of experience helping people just like you

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x