Today we are covering the basics of DNA research for genealogy.  Here we’ll talk about the different DNA tests, companies, DNA strategies, and how it can help you with your family history research. This is a simple explanation without all the science lessons. This compares who is the best DNAContinue Reading

AncestryDNA Cousin Matches: Next Steps

Learn how to take the next steps when using AncestryDNA Cousin Matches. This episode picks up where the previous cousin match episode, from a few weeks ago, left off. Now take your DNA cousin matches to the next level in combination with traditional genealogical research. Here we use a realContinue Reading

AncestryDNA: Using Cousin Matches for Your Genealogical Research

Learn how to use AncestryDNA Shared Matches to Solve Genealogy Research Questions. This technique is good for any just about research question, but is especially beneficial for those trying to find a missing line in their tree, missing parents, or adoptees seeking their biological families, etc. The best use ofContinue Reading

Centimorgan and about DNA Painter Shared cM tool.

Today we’re talking about what is a centimorgan (cM) with regard to your DNA results, about DNA Painter, and how all of this can help you with your genealogy research. CLICK SHOW MORE! ❤️DNA Painter ❤️ SHARED cM TOOL Version 4 ❤️ Connie recommends Ancestry DNA Kits (affiliate) ❤️ Ancestry DNAContinue Reading

Ancestry.com’s Covid 19 Survey for AncestryDNA® Members (May 2020)

This “footnotes” episode is an interview with Dr. Eurie Hong, Vice President of Genomics at Ancestry. This video explores how Ancestry is asking it’s DNA customers to answer a survey to help provide DNA data that might help contribute to solving the Covid 19 Pandemic.  With the largest family historyContinue Reading

How to Share AncestryDNA® Test Results (Why Share DNA Test Results)

Learn how to share AncestryDNA test results and why you should share DNA test results with other persons. Have you thought about the legacy of your DNA test results? Watch this video to learn why. *** SHOW NOTES *** For instructions on how to share your AncestryDNA results with anotherContinue Reading