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Hey folks! Thank you for signing up to read The DNA Journey articles and take this walk with me, as I sort through the massive amount of information I’m uncovering in my own genealogical research.

Will probably write more about this soon, but my uncle Paul took a 23andMe test, at the urging of several cousins. His results came back incredibly quickly, within no more than 10 days! So I have confirmed, beyond all speculation, my maternal grandmother’s identity. Folks are still fighting me about the accuracy of my maternal…




A primer for those who have discovered something troubling or wholly unexpected on your genealogical path, and how to navigate past the rough spots to get to the real roots of who you are.

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