Daily Archives: July 17, 2018

Do Siblings Have the Same DNA Article?

Here is a good article that talks about sibling DNA: https://www.genealogyexplained.com/dna-testing/do-siblings-have-same-dna/. One of the most common misconceptions is that siblings should match ethnicity results exactly with each other. The article handles the question with some good easy to understand examples. … Continue reading

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Interview with Curtis Rogers of GEDmatch

I ran across this the other day – an interview between a blogger and Curtis Rogers of GEDmatch – https://www.theblunderingdnagenealogist.com/2018/07/an-interview-with-curtis-rogers-man.html. When asked about when GEDmatch Genesis would be released (as opposed to still being in beta), here’s his response: Any … Continue reading

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Genealogy with a Rabbit? (Seriously?)

via Genealogy with a Rabbit? (Seriously?) I don’t run into too many leprechaun rabbits, much less knighted ones. The reference to rabbits is best summed up at http://about-gyra.blogspot.com/.

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Black Sheep Sunday – An Interesting Discovery…

Originally posted on Caroline's Chronicles:
https://carolineschroniclesblog.wordpress.com/ Photo by Miguel Á. Padriñán on Pexels.com I’ve been trying to find some of the resources I’ve been missing for my 3x Great Grandparents, Mark Wood and Elizabeth Cope – one of these…

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Blog – The Ancestor Hunt

Thank you for visiting The Ancestor Hunt! Source: Blog – The Ancestor Hunt Great link that includes information on yearbooks. You can see which yearbooks are indexed at http://www.theancestorhunt.com/yearbooks.html.

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Golden Eagle Statue that Disappeared in 1992 Returned to Cambridge American Cemetery

As reported on https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2018/07/06/mystery-golden-eagle-stolen-25-years-ago-britains-us-war-cemetery/, a golden eagle statue that was stolen in 1992 from atop a flag pole has been returned. You can view interment information about who is buried in the cemetery several places: https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/1896890/cambridge-american-cemetery-and-memorial; https://billiongraves.com/cemetery/Cambridge-American-Cemetery-and-Memorial/148369; and https://abmc.gov/cemeteries-memorials/europe/cambridge-american-cemetery (general … Continue reading

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Major DNA Sale Announcement July 17, 2018

It’s late or early as it’s the wee hours of the morning in my time zone, but Dante Labs is offering a huge sale; some of the items were previously on sale for more than the sale I was told … Continue reading

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