How Much DNA Do Cousins Share?
How much DNA cousins share depends upon your nearest shared grandparent or great grandparent. Here’s how it works.
What Are the Most Common Last Names in the US and the World?
Learn what are the most common 10 last names in the world and in the US.
7 Ways to Find Out if Someone Died
Here are seven ways to try to confirm if someone has died by checking public records.
What Is a Third Cousin?
Here's how to tell if the cousins in your family are first, second or third cousins. Plus, find out how much DNA they share with each other.
How Much Is a Home DNA Test?
If you want to know how much a home DNA test costs, we look at the popular home DNA test kits on the market and where they are sold.
How Accurate Is an Ancestry DNA Match?
How accurate are ancestry DNA matches? Genealogical experts say that depends on what genetic answers you are attempting to answer.
Am I Related to Anyone Famous? A Quick Way to Research
Ever wondered, "Am I related to someone famous?" If so, there are online tools that may help you piece together your family ancestry.