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AncestryDNA - Scandinavian/British Isles

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Re: AncestryDNA - Scandinavian/British Isles

Posted: 22 Sep 2012 4:07PM GMT
Classification: Query
I expected Scandinavian and didn't get a single lutefisk-scented drop. I did get surprised with Finnish/Volga-Ural, though. (British Isles was expected, so I don't know if the whopping 75% I got is related to my Swedes.)

Ancestry does say somewhere in its FAQ that we can expect the BGA to change.

I've just tested with another company that lets you have your raw data, so I plan to send it to Dr. Doug McDonald for analysis. (He's an expert/guru on BGA and kindly does this for free.) His reports are more specific in terms of regions and percentages, but even his numbers/place change over time as more is learned.

I'll be curious to see if anyone replies with unexpected British/no Scandinavian, like you, though. Do you have any Finnish/Volga-Ural?
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
gopherfan81 22 Sep 2012 6:27AM GMT 
Shari S. 22 Sep 2012 10:07PM GMT 
memorykeeper0... 23 Sep 2012 5:41AM GMT 
gopherfan81 23 Sep 2012 6:15AM GMT 
dmadcat 29 Sep 2012 11:48AM GMT 
SRois 26 Sep 2012 2:20AM GMT 
KimberlyKoont... 26 Sep 2012 3:04AM GMT 
nathan_mn 27 Sep 2012 2:56AM GMT 
unotwotrois12... 5 Apr 2013 5:11AM GMT 
rk918 11 May 2013 4:54AM GMT 
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