What are you doing with your Ancestry DNA matches? Are they just sitting there waiting for some action? If you haven't yet explored the surname search capabilities of the website you're missing out on a valuable tool. Let's take a look at how a simple surname search works and discover what it can do for you. Because a picture is worth a thousand words, I'm going to guide you through this process with screenshots of my own search in my DNA results for the surname "Cline." My 4th great grandmother is Clemsy Cline, born 1818 in Alabama, lived in Missouri...
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We are thrilled to have Robin Wirthlin as our genetic genealogist. Robin has a B.S. in Molecular Biology from BYU and a Certificate in Genealogical Research from Boston University.