Genetic Genealogy (DNA)

My family has taken 4 genetic genealogy DNA tests to date. We have tested through 3 different companies. I am happy to talk about our testing experiences with anyone who is thinking about using one of the companies we used.

Test 1 | FamilyTreeDNA
  • Taken by a maternal uncle of mine.
  • Haplogroup: H2a2a
  • HVR1: CRS
  • HVR2: CRS
  • CR: 9299G
  • Y-chromosome = R1b1b2
Test 2 | 23andMe
  • Taken by my maternal grandmother.
  • Haplogroup: H2a2a
  • Ancestry Composition: 99.6% European, 0.1% Sub-Saharan African, and 0.3% Unassigned
  • DNA relatives in database: 987
Test 3 | 23andMe
  • Taken by myself.
  • Haplogroup: H2a2a
  • Ancestry Composition: 99.6% European, 0.1% Sub-Saharan African, and 0.3% Unassigned
  • DNA relatives in database: 988
Test 4 | AncestryDNA
  • Taken by my father.
  • Ancestry Composition: 71% Central European, 21% Scandinavian, and 8% Unassigned