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Forum: Family Finder Basics 7th August 2018, 03:07 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,101
Posted By mollyblum
I am confused. If you only know one line up to 3...

I am confused. If you only know one line up to 3 generations (that is what 3gts meant right??) then how do you know she is your 6th great grandmother?

But if you only know three or four...
Forum: Family Finder Basics 3rd August 2018, 09:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,101
Posted By mollyblum
????? Is there a question? What is the...

?????

Is there a question?

What is the point of this thread?

Are you asking if you are Scandinavian?
Forum: Features Requests & Bug Reports Area 30th July 2018, 09:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 676
Posted By mollyblum
I’m confused. How is this app pretending to be...

I’m confused. How is this app pretending to be ftdna? The logo is different and it just says “family tree” and offers to help make a family tree. It says nothing about genetic info. The first link...
Forum: Y-DNA Haplogroups & SNPs Basics 12th June 2018, 08:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 702
Posted By mollyblum
So out of around 9300 matches my Mother who is...

So out of around 9300 matches my Mother who is roughly 53% Jewish has 354 Cohen matches. And her greatgrandmother’s maiden name is listed as both Pollack & Cohen on different documents so someone in...
Forum: Announcements and New Features 17th May 2018, 11:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,753
Posted By mollyblum
RIP Mike. You will be missed.

RIP Mike. You will be missed.
Forum: myOrigins Basics 3rd April 2018, 04:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,351
Posted By mollyblum
Well I would find out. Have her upload to...

Well I would find out. Have her upload to GEDMATCH and when they are back online compare results. If you don’t match you will have your answer. But if none of your matches are African or have any...
Forum: myOrigins Basics 3rd April 2018, 12:39 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,351
Posted By mollyblum
No offense but my, my mother’s and my uncle’s...

No offense but my, my mother’s and my uncle’s dna.land results were completely ludacris. And my cousin’s results were wacky as well- his cousin’s (only a cousin by marriage to me) were also strange....
Forum: DNA Success Stories 24th March 2018, 11:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,677
Posted By mollyblum
Mike- did you ever find any info?

Mike I am curious if you found any info on your great grandfather? I stumbled upon a “Nunzio Terminella” on familysearch and he was born around the time you were approximating. The info on his...
Forum: Family Finder Basics 10th March 2018, 02:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 932
Posted By mollyblum
My greatgrandmother (maternal) was from...

My greatgrandmother (maternal) was from Westphalia- I can trace back by paper to 1700s. My mother gets E. European and Scandinavian (my mom).
While her brother gets E European and British Isles. ...
Forum: DNA and Genealogy for Beginners 27th February 2018, 06:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 690
Posted By mollyblum
You could have Greek ancestry or some kind of...

You could have Greek ancestry or some kind of Mediterranean ancestry. The Balkan could include Greece & some Islands & you have some Iberian (Spain & Portugal) Ancestry. Or you could be Italian. ...
Forum: myOrigins Basics 23rd February 2018, 07:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 630
Posted By mollyblum
Well, I don’t think you really got it back- lol-...

Well, I don’t think you really got it back- lol- it was there the whole time. For some MO works ok but for many 👎 My % aren’t too bad but on Ancestry I “lost” my Italian ancestry- as did my nephew...
Forum: Recreation Room 21st February 2018, 10:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,763
Posted By mollyblum
The genetic testing I had done through my doc...

The genetic testing I had done through my doc which was Whole Exome Sequencing was $5-10k. And they did it through blood work not saliva or hair. They tested my entire genome but they had to know...
Forum: Recreation Room 20th February 2018, 07:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,763
Posted By mollyblum
I really don’t think you are going to get any...

I really don’t think you are going to get any good answers without his dna and without actual whole genome testing which costs approximately $5-10K and in which most insurances do not cover. The...
Forum: myOrigins Basics 18th February 2018, 03:53 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,225
Posted By mollyblum
Honestly I would not read too much into it. My...

Honestly I would not read too much into it. My father is adopted but I know his birth mother is Norwegian or rather Scandinavian as her ancestry traces back to before borders between Norway/Sweden....
Forum: myOrigins Basics 16th February 2018, 07:22 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,924
Posted By mollyblum
So I did the default Eurogenes for my Mom who is...

So I did the default Eurogenes for my Mom who is 50% Jewish- partly Sephardic and definitely has Asia Minor (Turkey) and also East Med & some Afghani show up on her admixtures. But her father was...
Forum: Adoptees Forum 27th January 2018, 01:10 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,980
Posted By mollyblum
I agree w didi & Rebecca’s postings. You have...

I agree w didi & Rebecca’s postings. You have done nothing wrong. I think every human being should have the right- at least for medical purposes- to know who their birth parents are unless doing so...
Forum: Family Finder Basics 28th December 2017, 04:16 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,084
Posted By mollyblum
Bonjour Nathalie! Welcome! The problem...

Bonjour Nathalie!

Welcome!

The problem with saying or finding out from your matches if your father was from the USA is that people from the USA are relatively new to this continent so we are...
Forum: myOrigins Basics 7th December 2017, 07:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,802
Posted By mollyblum
Lol Sorry. Can’t help it. How can you not...

Lol

Sorry. Can’t help it. How can you not have a genetic community? Unless maybe you “bud” or parthenogenesis is taking place.
Forum: myOrigins Basics 12th November 2017, 05:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,457
Posted By mollyblum
My mother & Uncle also received BI % & they are...

My mother & Uncle also received BI % & they are 50 % Jewish w/Balkan & Abruzzi, Spanish/Turkish & German Ancestry. I think the BI = German
Forum: Adoptees Forum 12th November 2017, 05:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,479
Posted By mollyblum
I believe what she is saying is that she found...

I believe what she is saying is that she found out she has a half brother that was given up for adoption and she has no close enough matches in her FF list that could be him or his children if he had...
Forum: DNA and Genealogy for Beginners 10th November 2017, 08:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 973
Posted By mollyblum
22% means that one of her parents was 1/2 Jewish...

22% means that one of her parents was 1/2 Jewish (50%). That would account for a lot of matches. I have thousands and my mom who is 50% Jewish has several thousand. Of course they don’t mean...
Forum: Adoptees Forum 5th September 2017, 10:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,299
Posted By mollyblum
Have you already tried contacting the birth...

Have you already tried contacting the birth mother or her family?? Or are you trying to avoid contact with them?

Who were the people that gave her up for adoption? A foster family?
Forum: DNA and Genealogy for Beginners 28th June 2017, 10:07 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,312
Posted By mollyblum
My mom and Uncle only have three. The 4th set of...

My mom and Uncle only have three. The 4th set of grandparents are German ( or N. European bc they are showing a small % of Finnish ancestry and Finnish matches). Oh well. It should be interesting...
Forum: myOrigins Basics 24th June 2017, 01:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,685
Posted By mollyblum
Those populations don't sound Jewish to me. They...

Those populations don't sound Jewish to me. They do sound Slavic or possibly Balkan. But remember if you are Spanish or Portuguese you could have Moorish/Ottoman influences in your ancestry. And...
Forum: myOrigins Basics 22nd June 2017, 04:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,685
Posted By mollyblum
Wink Well just a heads up.... I am part Balkan...

Well just a heads up.... I am part Balkan ancestry through my maternal grandfather- his Y-DNA was a Balkan haplogroup and DNA. Land gave me 0% Balkan and some other meshuggeneh percentages. But I...
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