I saw this on MyHeritage – I Found My Dad’s Secret Birth Father Thanks to a MyHeritage DNA Test: https://blog.myheritage.com/2021/08/i-found-my-dads-secret-birth-father-thanks-to-a-myheritage-dna-test/. Slightly longer article.
by Esther August 22, 2021
It all started around 2004 when my angry half-sister told me to take her off the family tree I’d been working on for the past 20 years. “Besides,” she threw out, “you are following the wrong family anyway!”
What did she mean?
The tree in question traced her line back to Newgate Prison in London, where our ancestor was found guilty and sentenced to transportation to Virginia Plantation in 1743. Was she saying that this ancestor wasn’t really my ancestor?