"In all of us there is a hunger, marrow deep, to know our heritage - to know who we are and where we came from. Without this enriching knowledge, there is a hollow yearning. No matter what our attainments in life, there is still a vacuum, an emptiness, and the most disquieting loneliness." -- Alex Haley, Roots
DNA is a new field to me and I still have a ton of material to read and many things to learn along the way. I have started to encourage everyone that can afford it to take a DNA test specially if you have road blocks or can not find any information regarding your family. […]
These are the results for my mother San Juana Tanguma Lopez. In this post I just share her results but in my next post I will be comparing her results, my dad’s results and mine. I have finally also uploaded the raw data to Gedmatch to try and do some comparisons there also. I am […]
Months ago I had my dad, Lauro Garza Marroquin” do an AncestryDNA kit. I purchased it last time that ancestry had a special and I bought one for him and one for my mom (you can read more about it here: Testing My Parent’s DNA)”. I got the results a few weeks ago but I […]
AncestryDNA just had a their DNA kits 20% off. That was the little nudge that I needed to finally buy two DNA kits, one for each of my parents. I visited them last week and had a great time at their house, I did fail to mention the DNA testing since I forgot. Crossing my fingers […]
I recently came across an awesome tool for AncestryDNA. It is a tool called AncestryDNA Helper and it adds extra functionality to the AncestryDNA website. The main purpose of this tool is to help you download a list of matching users and ancestor information. For more details on how it looks and how to use […]
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Ancestors of Moises Garza
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As you have or will soon discover many of my ancestors are also your ancestors. This work will provide you with invaluable clues to primary and secondary sources were information about your ancestors can be found.