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My grandmother's surname was; Hodo, which was shortened over
My grandmother's surname was; Hodo, which was shortened over time from Hodos, Hode, or Hodes... I find that her father's "old World" relatives may have migrated originally from; Central Europe to Amer… read more
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I'm having a major issue in my ancestry tree. I've done the
I'm having a major issue in my ancestry tree.I've done the tests and found out connections. I'd be skeptical if it was one, but they connect me to the same people around the same connection level on b… read more
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I am interested in genealogy and family history, and have
Hello, I am interested in genealogy and family history, and have some familiarity. I've recently become interested in dna testing as it relates to these topics as well. Do you recommend any resource p… read more
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If my DNA shows I am less than 1 percent Jewish, how many
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I am 51 and my mother has told me a story for my entire life
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I have found I have a small percentage of Ashkenazi Jewish
Hi I have found I have a small percentage of Ashkenazi Jewish DNA can I trace my heritage if the percentage is only small? … read more
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I recently did a DNA test through CRI Genetics. I was very
I recently did a DNA test through CRI Genetics. I was very disappointed. I am adopted and do not know any biological relatives. I thought that they would alert me to anyone that I may be related to yo… read more
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My last name is Nobile. My father born in northern Italy. I
My last name is Nobile. My father born in northern Italy. I have a genetic mutation that comes from Jewish gene mutation that only expresses when both parents have mutation. Is Nobile a Jewish name? … 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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I am trying to trace my Jewish heritage. I believe we are
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I am trying to find out if I have Jewish roots. One of my
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would like to know my heritage have done basic dna testing which has traced my heritage from 10,000 years ago on my mother side to 35,000 years ago from my fathers side can i get a more recent idea.?… read more
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