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by chiddicks
28 Jun 2020, 23:23
Forum: Genetic genealogy
Topic: My Biggest ever Breakthrough in 20 years thanks to DNA
Replies: 2
Views: 408

My Biggest ever Breakthrough in 20 years thanks to DNA

This week I made my biggest ever breakthrough on my tree, when I managed to solve a 20 year brickwall, thanks to the powers of DNA. For 20 years I have had one 'missing' great great grandfather. Of my 16 great great grandparents, one has always been listed as 'unknown father', well not anymore!!!!! ...
by chiddicks
30 Apr 2020, 16:18
Forum: Off Topic - We don't only do Italian Genealogy
Topic: #52 Ancestors Challenge
Replies: 0
Views: 190

#52 Ancestors Challenge

Is anybody else taking up the challenge of writing about their Ancestors, #52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks, something that I have tired to do before but failed. Its taken from Amy Johnson Crow and has been running for a few years now Details can be found here https://www.amyjohnsoncrow.com/52-ancestors-in-...
by chiddicks
01 Feb 2020, 21:39
Forum: Off Topic - We don't only do Italian Genealogy
Topic: Organising Your Family History
Replies: 2
Views: 360

Re: Organising Your Family History

You're welcome Ellen, I am glad that you found thus useful, good luck!

Paul
by chiddicks
30 Jan 2020, 15:49
Forum: Off Topic - We don't only do Italian Genealogy
Topic: Organising Your Family History
Replies: 2
Views: 360

Organising Your Family History

It's taken me a long long time to get myself organised, no system is perfect, believe me! Mine has evolved and been adapted over the years, normally when I have been unable to find something when I needed it most, or I have downloaded or ordered a certificate twice! I have added pictures and written...
by chiddicks
30 Jan 2020, 03:30
Forum: Genetic genealogy
Topic: GedMatch to opt in or not?
Replies: 3
Views: 1306

Re: GedMatch to opt in or not?

I have stayed in as well
by chiddicks
07 Jan 2020, 22:40
Forum: Off Topic - We don't only do Italian Genealogy
Topic: Writing Your Family History Stories
Replies: 2
Views: 364

Re: Writing Your Family History Stories

I have given my blog website a little bit of love and care as it looked a little bare. I was happy with the content of the blogs, but not how it was presented on the website. Anyway hope you like it, appreciate any feedback both positive and negative, thanks

https://chiddicksfamilytree.com
by chiddicks
07 Jan 2020, 22:39
Forum: Off Topic - We don't only do Italian Genealogy
Topic: Writing Your Family History Stories
Replies: 2
Views: 364

Writing Your Family History Stories

I have just finished a project of writing up the life stories of my 8 x great grandparents their stories can be found here...... https://chiddicksfamilytree.com/2019/08/17/the-life-and-times-of-john-edwin-barnes/ My latest mammoth task is to write up the life stories of my 16 great-great grandparent...
by chiddicks
01 Jul 2019, 16:17
Forum: Genetic genealogy
Topic: GedMatch to opt in or not?
Replies: 3
Views: 1306

GedMatch to opt in or not?

With new revelations about the DNA site GedMatch, should you opt in or opt out?


https://chiddicksfamilytree.wordpress.c ... -question/
by chiddicks
12 Aug 2018, 17:13
Forum: Genetic genealogy
Topic: Is DNA testing for you?
Replies: 0
Views: 1005

Is DNA testing for you?

See my latest blog on the merits of whether you should take a DNA test or not


https://chiddicksfamilytree.wordpress.c ... -question/
by chiddicks
13 May 2018, 23:12
Forum: Genetic genealogy
Topic: My DNA Journey
Replies: 9
Views: 4094

Re: My DNA Journey

thanks brogie, the ethnicity estimates are exactly that, just a fair based estimate and will vary from each company that you test with.
by chiddicks
07 May 2018, 23:17
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Family Tree Live!! Show
Replies: 1
Views: 407

Family Tree Live!! Show

Grab your diaries! We are delighted to announce a brand new family history show – Family Tree Live – taking place on 26th & 27th April 2019, at London’s Alexandra Palace. Inside this historic exhibition venue, you can expect two jam-packed days of family history fun for ALL! Family Tree Live is brou...
by chiddicks
07 May 2018, 23:12
Forum: Genetic genealogy
Topic: My DNA Journey
Replies: 9
Views: 4094

Re: My DNA Journey

My DNA Results are in! Could I be anymore British!!

https://chiddicksfamilytree.wordpress.c ... ts-are-in/
by chiddicks
02 May 2018, 17:07
Forum: Genetic genealogy
Topic: My DNA Journey
Replies: 9
Views: 4094

Re: My DNA Journey

by chiddicks
29 Apr 2018, 04:09
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Stampa Family from Italy
Replies: 12
Views: 3096

Re: Stampa Family from Italy

Has anybody any Stampa's in their tree? I would love to hear from you