Family Trees DNA
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Discover the family story your DNA can tell.
Uncover your ethnic mix, discover distant relatives, and find new details about your unique family history with a simple DNA test.
AncestryDNA—The World’s Largest Consumer DNA Database.
Get started in a few simple steps.
Order your complete kit with easy-to-follow instructions.
Return a small saliva sample in the prepaid envelope.
Your DNA will be analyzed at more than 700,000 genetic markers.
Within 6-8 weeks, expect an email with a link to your online results.