Ancestral Scotland Ltd. is a Company Limited by
Guarantee (SC244818) first registered in 2003
The Directors are: David John Bruce Durie
Alexander James Durie
Ancestral Scotland Ltd. is based in Edinburgh, Scotland
Confused by what your DNA results mean?
Have them interpreted. Unclear on Y-DNA, autosomal DNA and
Guidance is here.
- this can link you to genetic relatives as far back as 1,000
autosomal DNA - cousin matches 5 to 6 generations back, plus
"ethnicity estimates" which are unreliable
mitochondrial DNA - maternal line from a male or a female
- This tracks a man's paternal line (to his father,
Cannot be taken by females, but find a male close relative (for
example, brother, father, grandfather paternal cousin, paternal
uncle) with the appropriate surname.
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Ancestral Scotland Ltd. recommends and will only interpret
test results from Family Tree DNA -
If you have been tested by another company, it may be possible to
transfer some of these results into the Family Tree DNA database.