Discover the answers to your family history mysteries using the most-cutting edge tool available to genealogists. This plain-English guide is a one-stop resource on genetic genealogy for family historians. Inside, you'll learn what DNA tests are available, with up-to-date pros and cons of the major testing companies and advice on choosing the right test to answer your specific questions. For those who've already taken DNA tests, this guide will demystify and explain how to interpret DNA test results, including how to understand ethnicity estimates and haplogroup designations, navigate suggested cousin matches, and use third-party tools like GEDmatch to further analyze data.
Whether you've just heard of DNA testing or you've tested with multiple major companies, this guide will give you the tools you need to unpuzzle your DNA and discover what it can tell you about your family tree.
Softcover, 239 pages, indexed, first edition
Blaine T Bettinger, Family Tree Books, 2016