Category Archives: DNA Success

Australian Success Story

Here is a great outcome for the tenacious efforts of Kerri Favarato who worked so hard at locating her biological father. Kerri successfully utilised the technique of using ‘mirror trees’ on Ancestry.com to narrow down her paternal lineage. ‘You May … Continue reading

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90-year-old Grandmother’s Success Story

This is a heart-warming story from SBS, promoting Who Do You Think You Are, about a 90-year-old woman who finally had some answers about her biological family through conventional archival genealogy research and also information from an AncestryDNA test. 90 … Continue reading

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How DNA helps with adoption

An article from the Washington Post explores how DNA testing is helping children of unknown Vietnam Veterans to connect with their paternal birth families. It shows how powerful a tool DNA testing can be for searching for relatives when the … Continue reading

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Another Success Story

This success story comes from Canada – it is interesting because Bernice Clarke found her father, but her father had done a DNA test in order to find his own birth parents because he was adopted. He had no idea … Continue reading

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Child Migrant Success Story

Many children who were sent out to Australia from England, on the child migrant scheme, were told that they were orphans, even though for many of them this was not true. Bob Taylor was one of those children and although … Continue reading

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