Here at FamilyTreeDNA (FTDNA), we want to provide our customers with the highest level of Y-DNA haplogroup confidence, so we created our SNP Assurance Program (which began with test batch 173). With the SNP Assurance [...]
A member of my project tested before you implemented the SNP Assurance Program. Will you confirm his haplogroup?
If your project member tested before we started the SNP Assurance Program and their haplogroup is unpredicted on the Y-DNA, Haplotree & SNPs page of their myFTDNA account, we will run the Backbone SNP test for them. Please [...]
Will Family Finder Project members be able to see their analytic data? Will they rely on me for all interpretation?
Part of your responsibility as a project administrator is to interpret the genetic relationships between project members in light of traditional genealogical records. Members of your Family Finder Project will see their own matching results. [...]
For Family Finder, there is nothing that automatically becomes public like Y-Chromosome DNA results. How can I share related discoveries with my project members?
The Family Finder test provides sensitive information about relationships. Therefore, thought must go into presenting matching results to all project members and to the general public. Before sharing, contact the relevant project members. Please be [...]
The Family Finder test has many uses within a surname or paternal lineage project. It helps to, Bring into your project men and women who are related but lack a male cousin with the corresponding [...]
It is not unusual for the relationship to be undetected. Most Y-DNA67 exact matches are related within six generations. That is 4th cousins. Family Finder test will detect a relationship between only about half of [...]