Today’s episode of Research Like a Pro is an interview with Rick Wilson. Rick joined us in Research Like a Pro Study Group 7 and is a skilled researcher and writer. In episode 198, he shared how Y-DNA and autosomal DNA pointed to John Wilson’s origins being in County Fermanagh, Ireland. In this episode he shares how historical context and additional documentary evidence aided his research.
https://myfamilypattern.wordpress.com/ – Rick’s website
Identifying John Wilson’s Irish Origins, Part 2: Autosomal DNA Analysis – by Rick Wilson on Family Locket – https://familylocket.com/identifying-john-wilsons-irish-origins-part-2-autosomal-dna-analysis/
Identifying John Wilson’s Irish Origins, Part 3: Documentary Evidence and Conclusions – by Rick Wilson on Family Locket -https://familylocket.com/identifying-john-wilsons-irish-origins-part-3-documentary-evidence-and-conclusions/
Targeted Y-DNA Testing: Uniting a Band of Brothers, Part 1 – by Rick Wilson at My Family Pattern – https://myfamilypattern.wordpress.com/2022/02/08/targeted-y-dna-testing-uniting-a-band-of-brothers-part-1/
Griffith’s Valuation: https://www.askaboutireland.ie/griffith-valuation/index.xml?action=nameSearch
1766 Religious Census: https://www.nidirect.gov.uk/services/use-name-search-find-early-family-history-records
Freeholders’ Records: https://www.nidirect.gov.uk/services/search-freeholders-records
Tithe Applotment Records: http://www.irishgenealogyhub.com/fermanagh-genealogy.php#.YhJ9Gy-B2u7
Muster Rolls: http://www.ancestryireland.com/scotsinulster/
Ulster Historical Foundation (many good links): https://www.ancestryireland.com/help/genealogy-faq-a-guide-to-researching-ulster-ancestors/
Research Like a Pro Resources
Research Like a Pro eCourse – independent study course – https://familylocket.com/product/research-like-a-pro-e-course/
RLP Study Group – upcoming group and email notification list – https://familylocket.com/services/research-like-a-pro-study-group/
Research Like a Pro with DNA Resources
Research Like a Pro with DNA: A Genealogist’s Guide to Finding and Confirming Ancestors with DNA Evidence book by Diana Elder, Nicole Dyer, and Robin Wirthlin – https://amzn.to/3gn0hKx
Research Like a Pro with DNA eCourse – independent study course – https://familylocket.com/product/research-like-a-pro-with-dna-ecourse/
RLP with DNA Study Group – upcoming group and email notification list – https://familylocket.com/services/research-like-a-pro-with-dna-study-group/
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