Percentaged origin

The origin of all ancestors is determined according to regions and percentages. A world map shows your different origins.

Find relatives

You will receive a list of genetic relatives in your online result. You can contact your relatives by email to find out more about your family and background.

Result with certificate

In addition to the online result, you will receive a noble certificate of origin in a picture frame and other documents in an elegant folder.

Ancient tribe

You will know the haplogroup and migrations (prehistoric time), the primitive people (antiquity) as well as the region of origin (Middle Ages) of the paternal line and/or the maternal line.

All ancient tribes

Only with the iGENEA Expert Test you will know the exact haplogroups and migrations (prehistoric times), the peoples of origin (antiquity) and regions of origin (Middle Ages) of the paternal AND maternal line.

Find all relatives

Only with the iGENEA Expert Test you will find all your genetic relatives in our database.

More relatives

You will receive an additional list of other relatives of the paternal line (men) OR the maternal line (women).

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Scandinavian Ancestors

I began to research my family ancestry about 25 years ago. My wife and went back to my/ our home town and did some looking around in the church records. We got copies of the birth records going back to the beginning of the Nineteenth Century. Since then I collect all references to our name and store these in genealogy software.

In my profession as a chemical engineer I was able to follow the development of DNA analysis. I had hoped for years that this technology would find its way into the field of genealogy. The prospect of getting more precise information about my origins and the option of finding relatives all over the world made the decision to order a “Plus-Combo” Test with iGENEA an easy one.

The result showed that my medieval ancestors (10th-11th Centuries A.D.) were Scandinavians, Vikings on the paternal side and Saami (archaic “Lapps”) on the maternal. Right now I am working on more precisely clarifying the relationships among the various matches with other people who’ve been tested in a DNA-Family-Tree or Y-Search database.

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Beat Begert, Schweiz

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This story has been published on: 12.03.2013

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