DNA and Ethnicity

How to check if you have Jewish origins?

We have reviewed AncestryDNA.com, 23andme.com, and familytreedna.com (ftdna.com) test labs and we have found that familytreedna.com provided the largest amount of information about Jewish origins. Ancestry composition (“myorigins” on ftdna.com): Familytreedna.com screens your DNA and […]

DNA and Ethnicity

How do I know if I am an Ashkenazi Jewish?

DNA test against the Maternal lineage: Researchers have found that Ashkenazi¬†Jewish people shared the same genetic markers coming from their maternal lineage. Those groups are called mtDNA haplogroups. There are 4 groups for the Ashkenazi […]