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  • Irish Last Names Beginning With B (With Meanings)
    Are you interested in learning the origin and meaning of an Irish last name that begins with B? Here are the meanings of Irish surnames that had birth registrations in early 20th century Ireland. We also explain the Norman and British influence on these names over centuries. Summary Of Irish Last Names Beginning With B … Read more
  • Irish Last Names Beginning With A (With Meanings)
    Are you interested in the origins and meaning of an Irish last name that begins with A? Here are the meanings of Irish surnames that had birth registrations in early 20th century Ireland. We also explain the Norman and British influence on Irish names over centuries. Summary Of Irish Last Names Beginning With A If … Read more
  • How To Get Adoption Records In Cuyahoga County, Ohio
    Was your adoption finalized by the Probate Court in Cleveland? Did your birth parent go to an adoption agency or attorney in Cuyahoga County to arrange your adoption? This article looks at how to get information and records to which you are entitled under Ohio laws. What Kind Of Adoption Records Are Held In The … Read more
  • How To Get Adoption Records In Toledo, Ohio
    Was your adoption finalized by the Probate Court in Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio? Did your birth parent go to an adoption agency or attorney in Lucas County to arrange your adoption? This article looks at how to get information and records to which you are entitled under Ohio laws. What Kind Of Adoption Records Are … Read more
  • How Long Does Ancestry Take To Process DNA Results in 2022?
    Ancestry states that it takes 6 to 8 weeks to process your DNA from when they receive your kit. But some customers in 2021 reported lengthy delays. However, in late 2021 and early 2022, customers are reporting that times are getting back to normal. So, how long does it really take in current times? I’ve … Read more
  • How To Get Adoption Records In Summit County, Ohio
    Was your adoption finalized by the Probate Court in Akron, Summit County, Ohio? Did your birth parent go to an adoption agency or attorney in Summit County to arrange your adoption? This article looks at how to get information and records to which you are entitled under Ohio laws. What Kind Of Adoption Records Are … Read more
  • How To Get Adoption Records In Ohio
    Were you born in Ohio and adopted inside or outside the state? It used to be very difficult for adoptees to get access to their adoption records in Ohio. However, there were significant changes in recent years that have opened access to adoption files that include your original birth certificate. This article explains the background … Read more
  • Will Ancestry DNA Show Jewish Heritage? (Real Examples)
    I asked three people of Jewish heritage to show me their Ancestry DNA results so that I could explain what others can expect if they test with Ancestry.com. Ben’s Ancestry results show 100% European Jewish heritage Kay’s results used to show 12% Jewish but recently dropped to 9% Jason didn’t think he had any Jewish … Read more
  • Do 23andMe DNA Kits Expire? (Dates Explained)
    Did you put a 23andMe kit into a drawer and forget about it? You may be thinking it’s now too old to use. 23andMe say that their kits expire and have a due date on the packaging. However, don’t worry too much if you are past that date. I’ve collected real-life experiences from people who … Read more
  • Do Ancestry DNA Kits Expire? (Time Limits Explained)
    Did you put an Ancestry DNA kit into a drawer and forget about it? Maybe you needed time to decide whether you would use a gift test that you hadn’t expected. So, do Ancestry DNA kits go out of date? To answer this question, I collected real-life experiences from people who used a kit several … Read more