One of the pleasures of having multiple generations tested is the ability to make comparisons. Like many DNA testers, I’d love to track the source of each match’s connection and map as much of my ancestors’ DNA as possible. When a new match arrives the first task is to determine whether it is a maternal […]
Do you remember this song from Sesame Street? “Who are the people in your neighbourhood…. They’re the people that you meet When you re walking down the street They re the people that you meet each day” Well, that’s important information to know about your ancestors too. Who were the people in their neighbourhood? Examining […]
Ancestry.com is offering free access to many records concerning the original 13 US colonies as part of it’s 13 Colonies Collection at http://www.ancestry.com/cs/julyfourth2015. Access to the records in the featured collections will be free until July 5, 2015 at 11:59 p.m. ET.