This week, Ancestry did three things to users’ accounts: Deleted 6-7.9 (inclusive) cM matches Deleted message folders Added a new feature, StoryScout What is StoryScout? StoryScout sniffs out various records and weaves them into a story, supposedly about YOUR ancestor. Some of these records are accurate and some aren’t. As genealogists we are used to…Ancestry’s New StoryScout: Be Cautious — DNAeXplained – Genetic Genealogy.
Good point about being careful of StoryScout. I haven’t tried it yet, but I have run across headstones with full names and think that’s a unique combination. Then, I find there are 5+ people with the exact same name.