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A broken tree : how DNA exposed a family's secrets / Stephen F. Anderson.

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

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Cormorant LINK Site 921 AND (Text) 33500013141171 New Available -
Detroit Lakes Public Library 921 AND (Text) 33500013176342 New Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781538127421
  • ISBN: 1538127423
  • Physical Description: viii, 159 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2019]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
My family -- The stories -- Creating the standard -- Surprise! Dealing with the results -- Finding the answers in Chicago -- Adding clarity to the picture -- Questions and answers -- Where to from here?
Summary, etc.:
"In an effort to discover the truth about his family, the author uses DNA testing and interviews to learn the real story behind his paternity and that of his eight brothers and sisters. What the DNA reveals, and how the author and siblings handle it, serves as a lesson to anyone undertaking ancestry research"-- Provided by publisher.
Author Notes

Stephen Anderson retired in 2016 after working 26 years for FamilySearch, International, one of the largest online family history sites in the world. His has published a collection of oral histories from many of the long-time residents in his community. He gives presentations and has appeared on the syndicated radio show and podcast, Extreme Genes, hosted by Scott Fisher. He currently lives in Lindon, Utah and continues to work gathering stories from a wide audience of people he finds fascinating.

Subject: Anderson, Stephen F. (Genealogist) > Family.
Anderson family.
Genealogists > United States > Biography.
Illegitimate children > United States > Biography.
Genetic genealogy > United States > Case studies.
Family secrets > United States.
Anderson family.
Family secrets.
Genetic genealogy.
Illegitimate children.
United States.
Genre: Autobiographies.
Case studies.

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