DNA & Genealogy
What Is a Good DNA Match from a Research Perspective? - MyHeritage Knowledge Base
Genetic genealogy can help you break through brick walls in your research by identifying new relatives, allowing you to infer information about your common ancestors. But due to the considerable size of MyHeritage’s database, you may receive thousands of DNA matches. How do you know which ones you should focus on? The plainest answer to...
America’s Founding Father Aaron Burr’s relationship with Indian woman from Calcutta comes to light
America’s Founding Father Aaron Burr’s relationship with Indian woman from Calcutta comes to light | Indian-Americans | indiaabroad.com Almost 200 years after his death in 1836, new research indicates that Burr fathered two children – John Pierre and a girl, Louisa Charlotte – with a woman of color named Mary Emmons who hailed from Calcutta and worked as a servant in the Burrs’ home for several years.