Record Details

Catalog Search

The family tree guide to DNA testing and genetic genealogy / Blaine T. Bettinger.

Image of item

Available copies

  • 16 of 19 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 19 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch 929.1072 BET FAM (Text) 34207002040799 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Brazil PL - Brazil 929.1072 B (Text) 38160000431823 Second Floor, Non-Fiction Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola LOCAL HIS & GEN 929 BET (Text) 33118000176307 Reference: Local History Collection Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver GEN 929.1072 BETTINGER (Text) 34304000854812 Adult - Genealogy Available -
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLG 929 B565FA (Text) 00000106242290 Genealogy New Book Display Available -
Kendallville PL - Limberlost Branch GENEALOGY DNA.GENETICS Bettinger (Text) 37516002024558 AdultNF Genealogy Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon HER 929.1072 BET (Text) 34330512958316 Heritage Center Available -
Lincoln Heritage PL - Dale Main Library IND 929 BET REFERENCE (Text) 70743000155995 Indiana Room Available -
Linton PL - Linton IND929.107 BET (Text) 30149000855063 Indiana Genealogy Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library 929.1072 BET (Text) 78551000528068 Non-Fiction In transit -
Next 10 »

Record details

  • ISBN: 1440345325
  • ISBN: 9781440345326
  • Physical Description: 239 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Cincinnati, Ohio : Family Tree Books, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-227) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Part one: Getting started -- Genetic genealogy basics -- Common misconceptions -- Ethics and genetic genealogy -- Part Two: Selecting a test -- Mitochondrial-DNA (mtDNA) testing -- Y-chromosome (Y-DNA) testing -- Autosomal-DNA (atDNA) testing -- X-chromosomal (X-DNA) testing -- Part Three: Analyzing and applying test results -- Third-party autosomal-DNA tools -- Ethnicity estimates -- Analyzing complex questions with DNA -- Genetic testing for adoptees -- The future of genetic genealogy.
Summary, etc.:
Discover the answers to your family history mysteries using the most-cutting edge tool available. This plain-English guide is a one-stop resource for how to use DNA testing for genealogy. Inside, you'll find guidance on what DNA tests are available, plus the methodologies and pros and cons of the three major testing companies and advice on choosing the right test to answer your specific genealogy questions. And once you've taken a DNA test, this guide will demystify the often-overwhelming subject and explain how to interpret DNA test results, including how to understand ethnicity estimates and haplogroup designations, navigate suggested cousin matches, and use third-party tools like GEDmatch to further analyze your data. To give you a holistic view of genetic testing for ancestry, the book also discusses the ethics and future of genetic genealogy, as well as how adoptees and others who know little about their ancestry can especially benefit from DNA testing. Publisher's marketing.
Subject: Genealogy.
Genetic genealogy > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Genetics > Genealogy > Handbooks, manuals, etc.

Additional Resources