The One about my DNA Results Part 2

Second round of my DNA results but this one being more detailed of my ancient DNA history.  Last week, after receiving my AncestryDNA, I downloaded and uploaded my data to GEDMatch. Running through various tests… Eurogenes K12 as expected showed an 88% of being East Asian and 8% South Asian. Eurogenes K36 is where I expected the Filipino ancestry to be even more broken down to Malay (not the ethnic […]

The One about my DNA Results Part 1

Old family photo Growing up, I always identified myself as Filipino American or Asian American. But when you get older, you start to wonder, why is it that my brother or my sister are lighter (which my mother is)?  Why does my grandfather kind of look Indian?  Where does my family originate from? And our last name, “Amith”… It doesn’t seem like it’s a common Filipino last name.  In fact, […]