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Family Tree Update – 20180429

I found out for sure, I am part Chinese. Paper is matching science. I also found out my ancestors were Chinese Jamaicans. And…I found out some of my ancestors were born into slavery but set free. This has been an emotional week for me.

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Family Tree Update – 20180418

More progress on the family tree. This time I DNA confirmed a family line to the 1830s!

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Family Tree Update – 20180410

Sometimes it is hard to visualize how many grandparents we have. This image shows how many. This does not include cousins!

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Family Tree Update – 20180402

My family tree has over 3000 people in it now. Slowly, I am making progress. Interesting: my maternal and paternal lines seem to share ancestors.

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Genealogy

Family Tree Update – 20180305

I received a DNA match from South Africa. Their family has been living there a long time. Hopefully, I will be able to figure out some of the brick walls (which are women) that I have in my tree.

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Family Tree Update – 20180217

I’ve been working on the maternal side of my family tree lately. I recently added 200 people to my tree. Genealogy requires patience.

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Family Tree Update 20180202

I am blown away by what I am finding out about my family through DNA matches. I have family in places I would have sworn I didn’t.

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Family Tree Update – 20180131

Working on your family tree is a labor of love. When a DNA match comes in like this, it makes it triple worthwhile!