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Taken a DNA test?

DNA tests are becoming evermore popular and useful as a tool for genealogists, but the results can seem bewildering too. Help is at hand, however! In our brand new series, family historian Karen Evans will be giving you really practical advice to help you make sense of your DNA test results for your family history research

Now what?

GENES KNOW-HOW FOR FAMILY HISTORIANS

Once you have got over your initial excitement that your weeks or months of waiting for your DNA results is over you will probably look at all the matches with a growing sense of confusion and surprise.

I have been researching my tree for more than 30 years and I remember thinking that not one person on my first few pages of DNA test results had any surnames I recognised and all their trees seemed to be based in the US. From talking to other testers that is perfectly normal.

In the brand new ‘Taken a DNA test? Now what?’ series in Family Tree, I will be answering the questions that many people find they have, on receiving their DNA test results.

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There's something undeniably special about visiting our ancestors' final resting places. Read the guide in the latest issue of Family Tree about graveyards and we will help you step back in time. Graveyards and cemeteries are a very real reminder of earlier generations and visiting them will not only spark thought-provoking memories - they may also provide you with new clues and details... And speaking of 'new clues' - don't miss our brand new series 'Taken a DNA test? Now what?'. This is the advice you need if you want to get the most from your DNA test. Discover how to make sense of the results, find more details and grow that fabulous family tree of yours! Join in with the DNA adventure today! We also have a fabulous free guide for you in this bumper issue, Heritage Days Out, packed full of ideas for family and local history trips to take this summer. Enjoy your travels through time!