Dodd/Dodds DNA

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Welcome, researchers of all Dodd/Dodds variant surnames. WE ARE LOOKING FOR MORE MALES with the Dodd/Dodds variant surname to do a simple swab test.

If you are a female of Dodd descent, we invite you to contribute to a fund to test a particular line of Dodds.

If your family is not currently in the DNA project, you can be the first. You may discover an unsuspected kinsman.

Those of you in Canada, Australia, New Zealand surely have cousins in the USA and Britain. Join us in finding those links.

The surname Dodd or Dodds is common throughout the English speaking world. But there are several Germanic variants. The 1880/81 census records list DOTTS, DODTS, DOTZ, DUTTS, DOOD surnames with recent connections to Germanic homelands. There was an early 1700's DODEN family in the colonies Where are these people now?

A study such as this gains it strength from numbers. The tool works best when the data pool grows.

Help us map the DODD/DODDS world!