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Ethnicity Explained

Roberta Estes in her DNA-Explained blog today reviewed the Ethnicity reports for Family Tree DNA, Ancestry, 23 and Me and Gedmatch, basically, all the genetic genealogy testing companies. Using her own results she described each test and explained the differences … Continue reading

Posted in 23 and Me, Admixture Reports, Ancestry Composition,,, AncestryDNA, Autosomal, DNA, DNA Testing, DNA Testing Companies, Ethnicity, Family Tree DNA, Gedmatch, Genographic Project-NGS, My Origins, Roberta Estes | Leave a comment

It Is All In The Spelling!

We had an intriguing incident the other day at the library. A patron was having difficulty finding a death certificate. The patron had located a record of her ancestor’s Texas death certificate listed on ’s database. When she went … Continue reading

Posted in, Death Indexes,, General, Indexes, Internet-Computers, Obituaries, Research Facilities, Research Methodology, Spelling, Vital Records | Leave a comment