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South Dakota county using forensic genealogy to identify murder victim – Jamestown Sun

South Dakota county using forensic genealogy to identify murder victim  Jamestown Sun

DEADWOOD, S.D. — Decades after a skeleton was found in rural Lawrence County, law enforcement officials are using forensic genealogy in the hopes of …

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Body found in Indiana cornfield 20 years ago identified as missing Detroit mother – Fox News

Body found in Indiana cornfield 20 years ago identified as missing Detroit mother  Fox News

Twenty years after the badly decomposed body of a woman wearing only a bra turned up in a farmer’s cornfield, Indiana detectives have made an identification, …

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DNA testing forever changed donor conception – Harvard Health Blog – Harvard Health

DNA testing forever changed donor conception – Harvard Health Blog  Harvard Health

DNA testing kits can upend identity and spark many questions for some children conceived with donor sperm and parents who hadn’t shared origin stories.

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Forensic genealogy may help ID shooting victim found in 2000 – Miami Herald

Forensic genealogy may help ID shooting victim found in 2000  Miami Herald

Law enforcement officials are hoping forensic genealogy will help identify a man shot to death decades ago in western South Dakota.

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Retrace your family roots with curated DNA-based travel – Travel Daily

Retrace your family roots with curated DNA-based travel  Travel Daily

Luxury tour operator TCS World Travel has announced a new partnership with Heritage Consulting, a genealogy research firm. This partnership will allow TCS …

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DNA, surnames trace history’s path – observer-me.com

DNA, surnames trace history’s path  observer-me.com

In my last column I dealt with family associations. There are other types of associations which can also prove of immense value including DNA studies. These go …

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Freed At Last! Genealogical DNA Did It! | The Mighty 790 KFGO – KFGO News

Freed At Last! Genealogical DNA Did It! | The Mighty 790 KFGO  KFGO News

The use of Genealogical DNA has solved many decades-old crimes, and put rapists and murderers in prison. But, this time it has freed a man from prison.

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Body of woman found in Steuben County in 1999 identified – WANE

Body of woman found in Steuben County in 1999 identified  WANE

STEUBEN COUNTY, Ind. (WANE) – After 19 years, the Steuben County Sheriff’s Department identified a woman found dead in a field northeast of Angola.

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Verbatim: Unidentified Body located in 1999 identified as Tina L. Cabanaw – wpta21.com

Verbatim: Unidentified Body located in 1999 identified as Tina L. Cabanaw  wpta21.com

The Steuben County Sheriff’s Department has identified the body of a woman discovered in 1999.

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Authorities say genealogy could help solve a Lawrence County cold case – Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Authorities say genealogy could help solve a Lawrence County cold case  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

On February 19, 2000, the skeletal remains of an adult man covered by two wooden planks were found in a remote area in Lawrence County.