Ordering a Test

You may learn more about each type of test we offer with our Beginner’s Guide to Genetic Genealogy.

I transferred my Y-STRs to Family Tree DNA, why did some of my marker values change?

Family Tree DNA and Sorenson Labs use different standards to report four STR (short tandem repeat) marker values. After you transfer your results, we convert [...]

After I transfer Y-DNA results, what are my options for upgrading with Family Tree DNA?

After you transfer your Y-DNA results to Family Tree DNA, you may:

Order the Y-DNA33/25 or Y-DNA46/37 marker completion panel (if you have not yet [...]

Will any stored DNA be transferred to Family Tree DNA?

No. Our Family Finder Transfer program and our Y-DNA transfer products are only for the transfer of results. DNA that you have submitted to other [...]

How to access and download your autosomal DNA results from AncestryDNA

The following describes how to access and download your autosomal raw data from AncestryDNA:

Navigate to the Ancestry.com website homepage.
In the upper-right corner, click Sign [...]

How do I take part in the Family Tree DNA Y-DNA Transfer program?

You may take part in the Family Tree DNA Y-DNA Transfer program by following these steps.

Go to the Y-DNA Transfer page.
Select the transfer [...]