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Family Tree Update 20180628

Working on a family tree is a labor of love. It requires patience. Today, my patience paid off. I know who my paternal grandfather is!

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Genealogy

Family Tree Update: June 18, 2018

My progress on the family tree. I have more DNA to work with. Yay!!

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Genealogy

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 – 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 – 20180131

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

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Genealogy

Family Tree Update 20180102

I label all of my DNA matches. I’m glad I take the time to do that because it allows me to spot instances like this: when family lines cross.

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Family Tree Update – 20171120

I cannot put into words how happy it makes me when I receive a new AncestryDNA match and I already know, approximately, where their place on the tree is.