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Renewed interest in genealogy draws group together at Roanoke library – WDBJ7

Renewed interest in genealogy draws group together at Roanoke library  WDBJ7

The Genealogy Club meets once a month to share new tools and delight in each other’s discoveries.

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DNA Detections – Salt Lake City Weekly

DNA Detections  Salt Lake City Weekly

How 3 individuals experienced big reveals through genetic genealogy.

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Detective in Golden State Killer Case to Open 30th ISHI – SelectScience

Detective in Golden State Killer Case to Open 30th ISHI  SelectScience

The 30th International Symposium on Human Identification (ISHI) September 23-26 in Palm Springs, CA will open with a first-hand account by the detective who …

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Williamson County names victim in 40-year-old ‘Orange Socks’ cold case – KXAN.com

Williamson County names victim in 40-year-old ‘Orange Socks’ cold case  KXAN.com

The Williamson County Sheriff’s Office is reporting a break in a four-year-old cold case commonly known as the “Orange socks” case.

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A Connecticut ‘vampire’s’ remains were found 30 years ago. Now DNA is giving him new life – National Post

A Connecticut ‘vampire’s’ remains were found 30 years ago. Now DNA is giving him new life  National Post

New research casts light on the vampire scare in New England in the late 1700s and early 1800s, and its links to the spread of tuberculosis.

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A DNA test connected two distant cousins — and filled out a family history that slavery erased – PRI

A DNA test connected two distant cousins — and filled out a family history that slavery erased  PRI

Two distant cousins took DNA tests. When they connected, one of them — a descendant of enslaved Africans brought to the US — was able to tell the other …

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Scientists Use DNA Profiling To Find The Identity Of The Connecticut ‘Vampire’ – IFLScience

Scientists Use DNA Profiling To Find The Identity Of The Connecticut ‘Vampire’  IFLScience

Researchers reveal the identity of one of New England’s most famous ‘vampires’. Formerly known as JB-55, the remains have been identified as John Barber, w.

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DNA and genealogy – Part 1 – observer-me.com

DNA and genealogy – Part 1  observer-me.com

A few years ago I was interviewed by a newspaper on the future of genealogy and DNA. I went on record that DNA would change genealogy in the future, …