WW Rootsfinder

Faced with questions about how to aggregate DNA test results from multiple sites into our traditional genealogy software, Ol’ Myrt invited Dallan Quass to share how this is possible with RootsFinder.



RootsFinder screen shot 2018

Find out more from Dallan Quass about the online personal family tree at http://www.RootsFinder.com

19:07:10 From Patricia Greber : The DNA features are great! And always evolving
19:07:29 From Pat Richley-Erickson : Deb – let’s let him explain things first.
19:07:59 From Pat Richley-Erickson to All panelists : RootsFinder is found at www.RootsFinder.com
19:08:01 From Pat Richley-Erickson to All panelists : .
19:09:45 From Cousin Russ : RootsFinder is found at www.RootsFinder.com
19:12:10 From Deb Andrew : Love your site.
19:12:15 From Cousin Russ : RootsFinder DNA Tools https://www.facebook.com/groups/205093263417577/

19:16:18 From Cousin Russ : DNAGedcom https://dnagedcom.com/
19:18:08 From Louis Kessler : DNA Gedcom User Group https://www.facebook.com/DNAGedcom

19:18:52 From Cousin Russ : Pedigree Thief (to get your MyHeritage DNA test results) https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/pedigree-thief/hdgjlfchbpojdocjlldfikeddamdcbhn?hl=en-GB

19:40:32 From Patricia Greber : I am a visual person so using Roots Finder has been so helpful!
19:40:43 From Bev Anderson  : Love it
19:40:45 From Jennifer Franklin : Very helpful already
19:41:02 From Betty-Lu Burton : it would help me
19:41:02 From Patricia Greber : I struggle with some of the import tools like DNAGedcom
19:41:26 From Molly McKinley : I like the idea. I get so confused looking the details with no understanding.
19:41:32 From gloriac : Looks good and certainly couldn’t hurt!

19:41:41 From Jennifer Franklin to All panelists : dnagedcom desktop client required
19:41:44 From Cousin Russ :
19:41:48 From Kathleen Daetsch : Yes It looks like it will make it easier especially having all the groups in one place

19:42:37 From Cousin Russ : Pedigree Thief https://www.facebook.com/groups/2095386067407086/

19:43:07 From Ray Clark to All panelists : This is a HUGE benefit, ask Dallan to please show the Matches circle.
19:45:27 From Kathleen Daetsch : I have matches on GEDmatch and I have matches on ancestry and I have other matches on MyHeritage. Will they all come together here?
19:45:43 From Patricia Greber : Thanks!

19:45:49 From Louis Kessler : Can Dallan tell us about the tree, and how the hints to the online companies work?
19:51:51 From Karen Melis : Is this easier than genomate pro?
19:52:44 From Kathleen Daetsch : That is what I was getting at I have three different places and this would combine them

19:55:16 From Deb Andrew : By using the DNA tools on Rootsfinder, I’ve found connections to at least two different people, who you wouldn’t consider as a relative in the family.
19:57:12 From Karen Melis : Is the tree only on my computer or online [Note from Myrt – only online, but backed up 3 different ways by RootsFinder.]
19:57:41 From Kathleen Daetsch : I was at the New York Municipal archives yesterday, had to look at a death certificate.
19:58:17 From Melissa Barker : That is awesome Kathleen, Thank You for using one of our wonderful archives!
20:04:49 From Deb Andrew : What resolution size is best for the profile picture. [96dpi for web.]

20:12:42 From Heather Henderson : thanks so much for inviting us, Myrt! hugs back to you!
20:13:32 From Kathleen Daetsch : You know the Death certificates online do not have all the information from the original.
20:13:47 From Heather Henderson : THANKS! See you soon!
20:14:04 From Deb Andrew : Thanks for coming.
20:14:24 From Heather Henderson : yes! absolutely!

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