What’s New in Genetic Genealogy: Family Tree Magazine Podcast Episode 117

By Lisa Louise Cooke
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In This Episode

Family Tree Magazine November Podcast 2017 Lisa Louise Cooke

  • News from the Blogosphere: DNA
  • Top Tips: Ancestry.com DNA Migration
  • 101 Best Websites – Top DNA Sites
  • Family Tree University Crash Course – Genetic Genealogy 201
  • Publisher’s Desk: Allison’s Favorite DNA Resource

Your Host: Lisa Louise Cooke

Listen to Lisa Louise Cooke’s podcast, The Genealogy Gems Podcast in iTunes and visit her website for great research ideas, podcast episodes and videos.

Diane Haddad


News from the Blogosphere with Diane Haddad


Diane’s here to share news in the world of DNA, including updates and improvements to MyHeritage!

DNA News

Ancestry DNA Migrations with Diahan Southard

Learn how Ancestry’s new Migrations tool can reveal research clues and help you put your ancestors in their place with Your DNA Guide Diahan Southard.

January/February 2018 Family Tree Magazine      Print      Digital 

You can also hear Diahan regularly on the Genealogy Gems Podcast.

David Fryxell

101 Best Websites

We dig into some of the top DNA websites on the list with author David Fryxell.
Dave’s list of the top players:

Family Tree University Crash Course

Kerry Scott teaches the Genetic Genealogy 201 which runs again at the end of February 2018, and includes:

  • Autosomal DNA (including dealing with matches, which is often the tough part)
  • Using third-party tools like GEDmatch
  • Triangulation and chromosome mapping
  • Autosomal DNA and ethnicity

Register here!

The Publisher’s Desk with Allison Dolan

It’s time to check in at the Publisher’s Desk with Allison Dolan. Hi Allison!

Allison shares her favorite resource on DNA: The Family Tree Guide to DNA Testing and Genetic Genealogy by Blaine Bettinger


Listen to Lisa Louise Cooke’s Genealogy Gems and Family History: Genealogy Made Easy podcasts in iTunes and visit her Website for great research ideas, podcast episodes and videos.