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500 Nations, Tribes, Bands First People of North America Website

500 Nations, Tribes, Bands First People of North America: https://www.500nations.com/500_Tribes.asp. A good starting place for learning more about the different tribes in the United States (U. S.) and Canada. Tribal Enrollment Process: https://www.doi.gov/tribes/enrollment/. What is the purpose of tribal enrollment? … Continue reading

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AF-224: How to Communicate with Your DNA Matches the Proper Way | Genealogy Gold Podcast – Ancestral Findings YouTube

AF-224: How to Communicate with Your DNA Matches the Proper Way | Genealogy Gold Podcast https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ptd-tgVLByg. Here is the notes version: https://ancestralfindings.com/how-to-communicate-with-your-dna-matches-the-proper-way/. One problem missed in this video is the issues with Ancestry‘s messaging systems.  Ancestry has two (2) messaging … Continue reading

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RootsFinder DNA Tools

Updated February 23, 2019 after a comment made by one of the RootsFinder team: RootsFinder DNA Tools group on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/205093263417577/ and RootsFinder YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLxlfj_6Qy8_BMZBJEbPn9Ncy5f9qKV78t. Big thank you for the update from RootsFinder. I somehow missed this in my … Continue reading

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MyHeritage DNA Featured on Fox and Friends – MyHeritage Blog

DNA companies showing up on various TV networks or popular shows and testing the cast has become almost routine. I have seen it on the Steve Harvey Show, Dr. Phil, and a number of other shows and networks. The latest … Continue reading

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What FamilyTreeDNA Sharing Genetic Data with Police Means for You Law enforcement Can Now Use the Company’s Private DNA Database to Investigate Rapes and Murders — International Entrepreneurship and Management Journal

BY TINA HESMAN SAEY 6:00AM, FEBRUARY 6, 2019 A popular at-home DNA testing company has announced that it is allowing police to search its database of genetic data just as customers do when looking for family members. But there’s one … Continue reading

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Ancestry® Announces 94 New and Updated Communities For People of African American and Afro-Caribbean Descent, Delivering More Historical Context Than Ever Before

I saw this on the Ancestry blog earlier today: Ancestry® Announces 94 New and Updated Communities For People of African American and Afro-Caribbean Descent, Delivering More Historical Context Than Ever Before: https://blogs.ancestry.com/ancestry/2019/02/19/ancestry-announces-94-new-and-updated-communities-for-people-of-african-american-and-afro-caribbean-descent-delivering-more-historical-context-than-ever-before. With family history research there is always more … Continue reading

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Why You Should Join International Society of Genetic Genealogy (ISOGG) – DNA Related

If you haven’t heard of the International Society of Genetic Genealogy (ISOGG) – https://isogg.org/, it’s a good group to join if you are into DNA related stuff. With the ISOGG website, you don’t have to be a member to search … Continue reading

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