Jewish Ethnicity and DNA

Jewish Ethnicity and DNA

“Jewish DNA” genetic signatures do show up in DNA test results for family history: in Y DNA, mtDNA and even autosomal tests. Because Jewish people (as a whole) have been so good at obeying rather strict laws of family life, their DNA hasn’t been dispersed and diluted...
Finding Your Best DNA Matches

Finding Your Best DNA Matches

What’s a “good DNA match,” in genetic genealogy terms? Here’s what to look for in your DNA matches. When looking at your DNA test results for genealogy, you may have heard that you should focus on the “good matches.” But what exactly does that mean? Both of those...