jimmyutah.com

...I live to get radical...

Dispatches from a dusty desert outpost called Utah.

Filtering by Category: Family History

The Story of my Genes

For my birthday this year my mom gave me one of those Ancestry DNA testing kits. After spitting in a tube and dropping said spit in the mail, I waited several weeks before receiving word that the analysis of my DNA was complete and Ancestry now has me pegged in their evolving human genome database. To wit:

The Greek is strong with this one.

Gotta say that the results track pretty well with what I already know about my own family history. It's also a gentle reminder that I work in a profession where family history is a BIG DEAL. I really need to spend some time building out the weaker parts of mine...

That left (Greek) side of that fan chart is awfully weak.