My great grandfather August Johannesson

August was born 10th February 1861 in Övre Gudhem Dalsland. He was the son of Johannes Andersson (sometimes Andreasson) and Elin Andersdotter. His father came from a long line of farmers in Dalsland. A young August Johannesson. The photo is taken before 1888 Johannes and Elin had in total 8 children of whom two died …

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More about my DNA journey

This is the second article I wrote in the newsletter about DNA testing. Through communication with matches and traditional research I am slowly making progress with the results. Following  that the rest of my family have now done the same test as I did, I have also added the extra test of MtDNA which is …

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