Which Genetic Genealogy Company Should You Choose if you’d like to have your DNA tested to match you up with cousins?
Although I did not create this video it’s a very good introduction to choosing which service to go with when you want to start doing genetic genealogy.
Although I have found genetic genealogy to be interesting and enriching I use a much different approach with the use of DNA testing than with standard and traditional genealogy, using paper and digital image documentation. Genetic genealogy, using the science and technology behind DNA collection and analysis, looks at deep ancestry over tens of thousands, sometimes millions or billions of years, while standard and traditional genealogy looks at ancestry over generations of people, over hundreds of years, sometimes several hundred years, and even, in some rare cases, sometimes thousands of years. Continue reading