I Have Had My DNA Tested

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    What's In A Name?

    I wrote the only other story in this experience, sharing the revelation that my brother and I had different fathers. My sister's results came back, and she and I are full siblings. Unless my mother sustained an affair with the same person over a period of five years, having an...
    EvesHarvest EvesHarvest
    56-60, F
    1 Response Aug 14, 2013

    Dna Confirms We Are Mostly English-irish

    Both sides of family always claimed we had some native Indian ancesters. I have been compiling our Genealogy and never found evidence. DNA testing showed 0.2% on paternal side - which is practically the same as none. It did confirm we are mostly English - Irish with some...
    kellascat kellascat
    51-55
    Nov 19, 2013

    I got my ancestry results back from a DNA test

    I took. I'm quite surprised that I don't have any Scandinavian DNA whatsoever like my mom always said I did lol. Apparently I am 47.4 % Ashkenazi (Jewish) 19.4% British and Irish 7.6% French and German 0.4% Finnish 16.9% broadly Northern European 0.9% Italian 0.8% Broadly...
    Zeurosis Zeurosis
    18-21, F
    1 Response Sep 26, 2015

    Surprise! Surprise!

    My older brother, sister, and I were all conceived during our parents' marriage of ten years. I had mentally prepared for the possibility my siblings and I had different fathers, but it still surprised me. My brother and I share about 25% DNA.  Full siblings would share 50...
    EvesHarvest EvesHarvest
    56-60, F
    3 Responses Jul 2, 2013
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