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Your Gateway to Genetic Genealogy

Providing information and Services to Surname DNA Projects since 2004!

For those new to DNA testing:
What would you like to do?

Learn to use DNA for your Genealogy

Follow the steps to DNA the Smart Way!

Choose the right test

Find your surname project

Understand your personal page at FTDNA

For the Project Administrator 
What can we do for you?

Set up a surname project

Provide a free project website

Administer or Co-administer your project

Teach you administration skills

Help with FTDNA administration tools

You have a choice of two basic tests for genetic genealogy:


Surname DNA (yDNA) (for males only)  Click here to learn which paternal line test is right for you.

Mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA)  for males and females)  Click here to learn which maternal line test is right for you.



Why get yDNA tested?                   Why join a surname project?


Are you adopted?  Find out about your ancestry.

Tested at another lab?
Get FTDNA test at a reduced rate.

Tested at National Geographic?  Join a surname project.



Do You Want to Prove your ethnic ancestry?
DNA testing can help you prove:

                     African Ancestry?     Native American?
Mongol Ancestry?    Irish Ancestry? 
Jewish Ancestry?   Get tested and see!