Genetic map of the people of Ireland

Over six years ago, during my first year as IGSI blogger, I posted about a unique DNA study undertaken by the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) and the Genealogical Society of Ireland.


Is the answer in your genes?

A couple years ago, as a Christmas present to myself, I paid for DNA testing for my husband and my brother. I naively hoped they’d both match with long-lost relatives in Europe and my genealogical research would be over. When that didn’t happen, I filed away the results and mostly forgot about DNA. This week […]