GEDMatch is an online genealogy website that allows users to upload their DNA results and compare them against other people’s profiles. It also provides tools for finding relatives and learning more about your family history.
By uploading DNA data to third party sites, you can explore your family history and learn about your genetic makeup. You can also compare your results against those of other people in order to see how similar you are to others.
Your DNA carries thousands of different mutations. Haplogroup R1b is one of the most common in Western Europe. Read more about the Haplogroup R1b here and find out how you can use a DNA test to explore your genetic ancestral history.
What do first, second, third and fourth cousins mean? Additionally, why do they have to be “once” or “twice” removed when you are building a family tree? In this article, I will explain the meaning of 4th cousin DNA match results and how to interpret them.