Sullivans or Moynihans?

This weekend was the opening of pheasant season in South Dakota. Needless to say – but I’ll say it anyway – that means I was flushing/pointing/retrieving for our hunting party, in addition to being the camp cook. Not much time for genealogy but here’s a follow-up to my recent posting about the FTDNA surname project.


More Black Friday specials

If eating too much turkey on Thanksgiving made you so sleepy you forgot today was Black Friday, here’s a reminder about some of the special genealogy-related deals available today or through the weekend.


FTDNA Family Finder results

The report from my Family Tree DNA (FTDNA) autosomal test arrived in an email announcing “New Family Finder Results.” The message went on to explain:


Family Tree DNA holiday sale

The annual Family Tree DNA holiday sale has begun. Their full line of DNA testing kits has been discounted.

FTDNA and GEDMatch sparring

GEDMatch has stopped accepting FamilyTreeDNA (FTDNA) DNA uploads, prompting many unhappy comments on various forums.