Daily Archives: February 2, 2012

GeneTree to unveil Y-19; improved DNA test for family history research

The Deseret News Utah
SALT LAKE CITY — Family history can be a mystery. Take the case of Francis Vance and the two equally adventurous relatives who traveled with him from Ireland to Mississippi in the mid-1800s. Their tales were passed from relative to relative over the years, but the details got lost with time. His granddaughter, Angela Taylor, of Alpine, Utah, had no idea how the three men’s lives were connected. Were they cousins? Brothers? She figured, since the others were so tight, they must be brothers and Vance their cousin.