Y-DNA Transfer From Another Company

Tested your Y-DNA with another company? Family Tree DNA is pleased to announce that you may now transfer your Y-DNA results from any company that used the Sorenson 33 or 46-marker test, and become a member of Family Tree DNA. This includes results from Ancestry.com, GeneTree, and Sorenson's SMGF.

Why transfer to Family Tree DNA?

  • Family Tree DNA is the world leader in DNA testing for genealogy with the largest genetic genealogy databases.
  • Over 90% of genealogists choose to test with Family Tree DNA, creating the largest community of active genealogists in the industry.
  • Transferring will allow you to join projects, communicate with experts, and network with people who share your interests and your heritage.

This does not include DNA Heritage customers. DNA Heritage customers click here.

Transfer Y-DNA33

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$19.00

This option is available for customers who have 33-marker Y-DNA results from a third party company that used the Sorenson's laboratory (this includes tests performed by Ancestry, GeneTree, and Sorenson's SMGF). You may use this option to upload your results to the Family Tree DNA database. The $19 fee will provide you with a Family Tree DNA personal page which will allow you to:

  • Join Family Tree DNA projects freely, but you will not receive matches or a haplogroup prediction.
  • Your uploaded results will be available to the administrator and included on the project's public page for comparison with other project members.

Transfer Y-DNA46

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$19.00

This option is available for customers who have 46-marker Y-DNA results from a third party company that used the Sorenson's laboratory (this includes tests performed by Ancestry, GeneTree, and Sorenson's SMGF). You may use this option to upload your results to the Family Tree DNA database. The $19 fee will provide you with a Family Tree DNA personal page which will allow you to:

  • Join Family Tree DNA projects freely, but you will not receive matches or a haplogroup prediction.
  • Your uploaded results will be available to the administrator and included on the project's public page for comparison with other project members.

Transfer Y-DNA33 with Y-DNA25 Upgrade

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$58.00

For customers who have 33-marker Y-DNA results from a third party company that used the Sorenson's laboratory (this includes tests performed by Ancestry, GeneTree, and Sorenson's SMGF) use this option to upload your results to the Family Tree DNA database and includes additional testing with Family Tree DNA to make your results compatible with our Y-DNA 25 marker test for matching purposes. The $58 fee ($19 transfer fee + $39 for the added markers) will include the same features provided to Family Tree DNA customers:

  • Matches: Genetic cousins who share the same paternal line. You will have full access to your matches’ names and e-mail addresses and any genealogical information they have provided. You can immediately begin networking and exchanging information freely.
  • Ancestral Origins: Your matches’ paternal origins, listed by country, provide clues about your own recent geographic and ethnic ancestry.
  • Haplogroup: The deep ancestral origin your direct paternal line defined by your specific genetic signature.
  • Migration Map & Frequency Map: Interactive maps detail the ancient migrations of your paternal ancestors and the distribution of your haplogroup from more recent times.
  • Y-DNA Certificate: A printable certificate which includes your name and marker (STR) values.
  • Unlimited Updates: As our database grows, you will receive notifications about new matches we find for you. There are no subscription fees for this service.

Transfer Y-DNA46 with Y-DNA37 Upgrade

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$58.00

For customers who have 46-marker Y-DNA results from a third party company that used the Sorenson's laboratory (this includes tests performed by Ancestry, GeneTree, and Sorenson's SMGF) use this option to upload your results to the Family Tree DNA database and includes additional testing with Family Tree DNA to make your results compatible with our Y-DNA 37 marker test for matching purposes. The $58 fee ($19 transfer fee + $39 for the added markers) will include the same features provided to Family Tree DNA customers:

  • Matches: Genetic cousins who share the same paternal line. You will have full access to your matches’ names and e-mail addresses and any genealogical information they have provided. You can immediately begin networking and exchanging information freely.
  • Ancestral Origins: Your matches’ paternal origins, listed by country, provide clues about your own recent geographic and ethnic ancestry.
  • Haplogroup: The deep ancestral origin your direct paternal line defined by your specific genetic signature.
  • Migration Map & Frequency Map: Interactive maps detail the ancient migrations of your paternal ancestors and the distribution of your haplogroup from more recent times.
  • Y-DNA Certificate: A printable certificate which includes your name and marker (STR) values.
  • Unlimited Updates: As our database grows, you will receive notifications about new matches we find for you. There are no subscription fees for this service.

FAQ - If I already have results from a Y-DNA33 or Y-DNA46 panel, why do I need to order the Transfer Y-DNA33 with Y-DNA25 Upgrade or Transfer Y-DNA46 with Y-DNA37 Upgrade?