From our companion blog: How DNA helped me to hit “jackpot” in genealogy research

#45 Gripping story of slave-to-preacher

Could John Jea be your ancestor? This provocative story is not for the faint of heart. John Jea was born in 1773. He describes the horrors of the near starvation and awful beatings. He was a young man from Old Callabar, a place in Nigeria, Africa. The author likely came from a proud status inContinue reading “#45 Gripping story of slave-to-preacher”

#40 My DNA results updates: Diversity+

My DNA results were recently updated by After a decade, I love receiving the additional research. In summary, I’m related to a diverse population: Updated September 2021¬†