myFTDNA User Guide

myFamilyTree | GEDCOM

Whether or not you are just starting to build your tree or already have a GEDCOM file uploaded to your kit, the myFamilyTree tool is designed to enrich your total genealogical experience. When building your [...]

Y-DNA – Migration Maps

The Y-DNA – Migration Maps help you visualize your direct paternal ancestors’ historic and anthropological migrations. It shows general migration paths for the major haplogroups. Please note that the lines and arrows on this map are not [...]

mtDNA – Migration Maps

The mtDNA - Migration Maps help you visualize your direct maternal ancestors' historic and anthropological migrations. It shows general migration paths for the major haplogroups. Please note that the lines and arrows on this map [...]

Y-DNA – Haplotree & SNPs

The Y-DNA - Haplotree displays your Y-DNA haplogroup information and branches, your home branch, and your Y-DNA SNP (pronounced as snip) results. To access your Y-DNA - Haplotree page: Sign in to your myFTDNA account. [...]

Family Finder – Family Matching Feature

The Family Finder - Family Matching feature allows you to view your confirmed maternal and paternal Family Finder matches at a glance and separately. This feature assigns maternal or paternal icons to a customer’s Family Finder - [...]

myOrigins Walkthrough

myOrigins is a feature of our Family Finder test. This feature provides you with a percentile breakdown of the populations to which your autosomal DNA is connected. We refer to this as your ethnic makeup. [...]