Genealogical  Misperceptions, Myths, Scams & Hoaxes

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Misconceptions of DNA Test results

Video of Genealogy Myths

"The Three Brothers"

"The Indian Princess"

"Their name was changed by the people who recieved them here in America"

"All the Records were burned"

"We are not related - we spell our name differently"

Genealogical Misconceptions

Common Myths @ Cindi's List



Some myths related to African American research

Top Ten Myths

Black History Myths Debunked

How emancipated slaves chose their surname

Reparation Myths

DNA - and Native American Ancestry