Author Archives: gengenaus

Test with Ancestry first and then transfer?

Economically, it seems the best strategy to test with AncestryDNA first and then transfer your data over to Family Tree DNA and My Heritage for free. However, this is not necessarily always the best approach, as shown in this blog … Continue reading

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DNA Painter tool

Here is a new tool to explore that helps you to map DNA segments to your ancestors. It’s only in beta at the moment but looks promising: https://dnapainter.com/

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DNA Workshop

DNA Workshop Date: Sat 21st October, 2017 Time: 11:30am – 4pm Presenter: Kerri Small, founder of the Australian DNA Hub Purpose: to gain an understanding of resources available through DNA tests and family history research. This is for people who … Continue reading

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SAGHS DNA meeting

South Australian Genealogical and Heraldry Society DNA Group Meeting Topic: What do we really want from DNA testing? Wed 18th Oct at 7:30pm Society Library and Research Centre, 201 Unley Road, Unley Message from DNA convenor Richard Merry: The subject … Continue reading

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Upcoming webinar at SAG

There an online webinar coming up at Society of Australian Genealogists: Date: Thurs Oct 26th from 8pm to 9pm AEDT Location: Your place! Presenter: David Nicholson, Living DNA (UK) Bookings essential: $12 members only Go behind the scenes with Living DNA and discover the journey … Continue reading

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Importance of Australian Aboriginal mtDNA Research

Another interesting report on the research being conducted by Ray Tobler and Alan Cooper at the Australian Centre for Ancient DNA Geneticists trace an Australian migration using Aboriginal artefacts

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National Family History Month

Here are the details for DNA talks being given around Australia for National Family History Month CANBERRA Family Jewels or Pandora’s Box? Discovering Family Through AncestryDNA Presented by Ralph Sanderson Aug 23, 2-3pm National Library of Australia, Parkes Place, Parkes … Continue reading

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