DNA Matches

  • 10 Reasons Why Your DNA Match Doesn’t Have a Tree

  • 10 Things I Learned After Checking My DNA Matches Every Day for a Year

  • Ancestry DNA Matches with No Trees?

  • Ancestry DNA: Close Family

  • Are Are My Heritage DNA Matches Legitimate??

  • Are You Confused by a DNA Match?

  • Beginner’s Guide to Shared Centimorgans

  • Build a Family Tree for Your DNA Match to Figure Out Your Connection

  • Can DNA Matches Be False?

  • Can DNA Matches Help Even If You Already Have a Family Tree?

  • Can Siblings Share Different Amounts of DNA With the Same DNA Match?

  • Can Your Ethnicity Estimate Prove Paternity?

  • Comparing Chromosome Positions Across Testing Sites

  • Confirmation Bias in Genetic Genealogy: Beware!

  • Dad and Sibling Share DNA Match Who Doesn’t Match Me!

  • DNA Match But No Shared Matches?

  • DNA Matches on Chromosome 15

  • Do Siblings Have the Same DNA?

  • Do We Share DNA With All of Our Relatives?

  • Do you share DNA with all of your relatives?

  • Does a Long DNA Segment Always Mean a Recent Ancestor?

  • Endogamy in Mexican DNA Matches

  • Example of how DNA segments get smaller over four generations

  • Five Mistakes People Make With Their DNA Match Lists

  • Five Things You Should Do Today With Your DNA Matches

  • FTDNA Family Finder DNA Matches: What you NEED to Know

  • FTDNA Family Finder Matches: Cool Sorting Tricks

  • Full-Sibling or a Half-Sibling? DNA Details

  • How Accurate Are Ancestry DNA Matches?

  • How Can DNA Matches Help Build a Family Tree?

  • How Can I Have a DNA Match That Doesn’t Match My Close Relatives on Either Side of My Family?

  • How Can I Share More DNA With a Match Than My Mom or Dad Does?

  • How Can My Son Match Someone That I Don’t?

  • How Common Are False DNA Matches?

  • How Do DNA Matches Help Us Learn About Ancestors

  • How do Half-Siblings Show Up on Ancestry DNA?

  • How Do Identical Twins Show up On DNA Results

  • How Do You Know if Your DNA Doesn’t Match One of Your Parents

  • How is Your DNA Match Related? Here’s a Checklist

  • How Many DNA Segments Do Siblings Share?

  • How Much DNA do Half Cousins Share?

  • How Much DNA Do I Share With a Great-Uncle

  • How Much DNA Do I Share With My Child?

  • How Much DNA Do I Share With My Grandchild?

  • How Much DNA Do Second Cousins Share?

  • How Much DNA Do You Share With a First Cousin?

  • How Much DNA Should You Share With a Great-Grand Uncle or Aunt?

  • How Much DNA Should You Share With a Third Cousin?

  • How to Access Your Match’s Ethnicity on Family Tree DNA

  • How to Analyze Your Results: DNA Matches

  • How To Contact DNA Matches

  • How to Download 23andMe DNA Relatives

  • How to Figure Out How a Second Cousin DNA Match is Related

  • How to Figure Out How Your Family Tree DNA Match is Related to You?

  • How to Filter and Sort Ancestry DNA Matches: Tips and Tricks

  • How to Filter and Sort My Heritage DNA Matches

  • How to Find DNA Matches on Gedmatch

  • How to Know How a First Cousin Match is Related

  • How to Know if a DNA Match is Paternal or Maternal?

  • How to Know if You Have Endogamy in Your DNA Matches

  • How to Triangulate DNA Matches to Identify Unknown Ancestor

  • How to Turn Off DNA Matches on Ancestry

  • How to Understand Family Tree DNA Matches

  • How to Use DNA to Find Biological Family Connections

  • How to Use the 23andMe Chromosome Browser

  • Ideas for Getting Responses from DNA Matches

  • Identical by State or Coincidentally Identical DNA Segments

  • Is it Possible to Have a DNA Match Who Matches Both Sides of Your Family?

  • Is Your DNA Match a First Cousin or a Half-Sibling?

  • My DNA Matches Won’t Respond

  • My First Cousin Does Not Match on my ANCESTRY DNA Results – Help!

  • No Match With the Parents of a DNA Match?

  • Phased Matches on Gedmatch: Paternal and Maternal Matches

  • Predicted relationship on Ancestry: What does it really mean?

  • Shared Centimorgans on Ancestry: How to Access?

  • Should I Get In Touch With My DNA Matches?

  • Should You Have Surname Matches With Distant Cousin DNA Matches?

  • Should You Ignore Distant Cousin Matches?

  • Sister Shows Up as Cousin on DNA Results

  • Six Reasons that You Should Contact Your DNA Matches

  • Template for Contacting DNA Matches

  • Total Centimorgans Shared vs. Shared DNA Segments

  • Two of My Cousins Don’t Match Each Other – Help!

  • Understand Your Ancestry DNA Matches

  • Use Your DNA Matches to Build Your Tree Wide

  • What are 4th Cousin Matches on Ancestry DNA?

  • What are Archaic DNA Matches on Gedmatch?

  • What are Shared Matches on Ancestry DNA?

  • What Can I Learn From My DNA Match List?

  • What does cM Shared Mean in DNA results?

  • What does No Shared DNA Segments Found Mean?

  • What Does No Shared X DNA Segments Found Mean?

  • What is a DNA Match?

  • What is a double fourth cousin? How much DNA do they share?

  • What is a First Cousin DNA Match?

  • What is a Fourth Cousin?

  • What is a Half-Identical DNA Segment?

  • What is a Low Sharing DNA Match?

  • What is a Quick and Dirty Family Tree?

  • What is a Second Cousin DNA Match?

  • What is a Sibling DNA Match?

  • What is a Third Cousin DNA Match?

  • What is a Three Quarter Sibling?

  • What is an Ancestry DNA Shared Ancestor Hint?

  • What is the Average Number of DNA Matches for an Ancestry DNA Customer?

  • What to Do if You Get a Surprise DNA Match?

  • What to do When You Get a Close DNA Match

  • What to do With DNA Matches – ULTIMATE list of ideas

  • What to Say to DNA Matches

  • Why Don’t I Have All of the Same DNA Matches That My Parents Do?

  • Why You Don’t Have More DNA Matches

  • Will DNA Matches Be the Same for Siblings?

  • Will My DNA Match My Siblings?