Category Archives: DNA

For NGS members: videos to check out

Thomas H. Shawker, MD, is a frequent lecturer on the subjects of DNA and family health history. He is the author of the NGS publication, Unlocking Your Genetic History: A Step-by-Step Guide to Discovering Your Family’s Medical and Genetic Heritage. This brief … Continue reading

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Latest DNA + Genealogy Round Up

  DNA program during Genealogy meeting Brazil Times – ‎Apr 22, 2011‎   TERRE HAUTE — At the regular meeting of the Wabash Valley Genealogy Society Monday, May 9, Alan Teller will present, “DNA Testing for Genetic Genealogy or DNA Testing … Continue reading

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News results: DNA Genealogy

I’m posting twice today because I never got around to posting Jan 20. (What’s the smiley for sheepish?) and also because it’s been a long time since I did a round up of interesting DNA genealogy news items. So here … Continue reading

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DNA Genealogy News Roundup

Roots & Branches: Shay or Harper? DNA holds the answer ‎Lebanon Daily News – James M. Beidler – 2 days agoOnly in the brave new world of DNA genealogy can you start out looking for Shays and end up finding that you’re a Harper. … Ask a genealogist … Continue reading

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DNA Genealogy News Roundup

A collection of links to recent news articles about DNA and Genealogy. HI MATT!   Tutankhamun: Research continues on his genealogy News Trends (blog) – ‎12 hours ago‎   The DNA testing program also addresses another major figure of ancient Egypt, Queen Nefertiti, wife of … Continue reading

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Follow Friday: SHGS

My mother helped start, served as President, and organized the first reunion of the Spencer Historical and Genealogical Society. For years she and I edited the journal, LeDespencer. Today for Follow Friday, I’d like to point you to their site: http://www.spencersociety.org/The Spencer … Continue reading

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DNA News Roundup

Summer DNA camps: families that study nutrition and genetics … Examiner.com – ‎Aug 9, 2009‎ Additionally, you can learn something about nutrition and how it connects to DNA-driven genealogy and family medical histories from generation to generation … Utah-based Ancestry.com wants … Continue reading

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DNA Genealogy News Roundup

      Harvard prof Gates is half-Irish, related to cop who arrested him Irish Central   Local genealogists enjoy the mysteries of their own past Wicked Local Lancaster – Jason Crotty – ‎Jul 24, 2009‎   I keep saying I’m going to do a DNA test on the … Continue reading

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DNA Genealogy News Roundup

 Some interesting DNA genealogy stories of recent news Genetic genealogy: Compensation for lack of hertiage/information … Proud Parenting – ‎ ‎ … knowledge of my genetic father that was forcibly imposed on myself by being donor conceived I undertook a genetic genealogy … Continue reading

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DNA Genealogy PR: GeneTree and Sorensen

GeneTree and Sorenson Molecular Genealogy Foundation Team Up to Offer Y-DNA Participants of SMGF Database a Greatly Reduced Price on Genetic Profile Offer Extends to 50,000 Men Who Donated Y-DNA and Pedigree Information to Non-Profit Sorenson Molecular Genealogy Foundation’s Database … Continue reading

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