How Can DNA Help You In Your Search?

DNA testing can be a powerful resource when searching for birth family. Your DNA is matched against everyone else in the database where you test, based on how much DNA you share, you are given a PREDICTED relationship values. By analyzing family trees and other shared matches, DNA testing may lead you to close birth family.

It is important to also consider that DNA testing may reveal unexpected results such as misattributed parentage or interfamily relationships. These are things to consider prior to testing.


The Basics of DNA Testing

For adoptees or those of unknown parentage just beginning their journey, we suggest starting with autosomal testing first, followed by or in conjunction with Y-testing for males, and then mtDNA last for more information on your genealogy.

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