DNA & Genetic Genealogy
Explore this board for resources on DNA tests for genealogy. Find comparisons of the major DNA test kits from Ancestry, 23andMe and others, along with…
3 Steps for Prioritizing Which DNA Matches to Research First
It’s hard to know which of your hundreds of DNA matches are most important. Learn how to sort through them to find those most useful to your research.
Which DNA Health Test is Best?
Use DNA test results to learn about your health. Here’s how the four major DNA health tests compare: 23andMe, AncestryDNA, Living DNA, and MyHeritage DNA.
Tips for Triangulating Your DNA Matches
Triangulation is a broad term with application in many fields, from psychology to politics. In genetic genealogy, triangulation mirrors the process used by surveyors, who employ multiple triangles to help deduce the exact landscape of a particular area. Here’s how to use triangulation to your advantage when analyzing your DNA matches.
Understanding and Applying Your DNA Test Results
You have DNA test results for yourselves, siblings, cousins and even your in-laws. But what are you supposed to do with all that data? And what does it all mean, exactly? Learn how to understand your DNA matches, apply your results to your genealogy research, utilize third-party tools, and more!