mtDNA Testing

Our Three Basic Tests

We offer three basic types of tests: Family Finder (autosomal DNA), Y-DNA, and mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA). Note: Click on the blue boxes () below for information on each topic. Our Family Finder test focuses on autosomal DNA, which [...]

From which “Daughter of Eve” do I descend?

The Daughters of Eve are named after some of the major haplogroups, but the names are arbitrary. The names usually begin with the same letter as the haplogroup name. We identify the haplogroup itself.

How do I find the genealogical connection with my mtDNA match?

The only way to find a connection with your match is by comparing your genealogies. In many cultures, women changed names with marriage. Therefore, it is important to compare geographic locations alongside genealogical information and surnames.