From Paper to People’s Podcast: Episode 308 – Brian Sheffey & Changes at AncestryDNA

Carolynn and Brian spend a significant amount of time discussing how Ancestry's planned removal of DNA…

Roberta Estes: Plea to Ancestry – Rethink Match Purge Due to Deleterious Effect on African American Genealogists

Respected genealogist and scientist Roberta Estes understands how damaging Ancestry DNA’s proposed changes to its matching…

Ancestry’s DNA Match Add Tool

At the time of writing this article, this little tool remains unnamed. In the interest of…

Crack genetic genealogy cold cases with incorrect AncestryDNA ThruLines

It's the holiday period - so it's a quiet time to catch up with some genealogy-research…

How well do DNA testing services’ analytical tools handle DNA matches for highly admixed people?

Can DNA analysis tools really handle DNA matches for highly admixed people? Well, if I am…

MyHeritage: The Theory of Family Relativity and AutoClusters DNA Match Analysis Tools Helped Me Crush Some Old Genealogy Brick Walls

Oh yes…MyHeritage’s The Theory of Family Relativity and AutoClusters DNA match analysis tools helped me crush…

How to Compare Unrelated People on AncestryDNA

This article from the DNA Genealogy blog absolutely rocks!! I’ve tried this exercise out, taking it for…

How to get YDNA haplogroup from AncestryDNA results

This post from the DNA Genealogy website steps you through the process of filtering the YDNA information…

The Roanes of Virginia: 2 families with the same surname. Are they related or not?

What could possible be confusing about two immigrant families coming from the same region in Europe…

So I’m starting to explore AncestryDNA’s ‘Shared Matches’ tool…

I’ve recently started to explore AncestryDNA’s  ‘Shared Matches’ feature. By recent, I mean only 48 hours…