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Jamboree

June

01
Saturday
10:00AM - 11:00AM

DNA Testing and Native American Ancestry

Presenter: Janine Cloud


Sponsored by FTDNA

One of the most common reasons many people take a DNA test is to see if their family stories of having Native American ancestors is true or not. Unfortunately, proving descent from indigenous Americans is difficult even with DNA testing, and disproving it is almost impossible. This talk looks at how different types of DNA tests show – or do not show – Native American ancestry.

Level:
Beginner, Intermediate
Topic:
DNA
Focus:
Not specific as to geography or ethnicity