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The Trials and Tribulations of DNA Testing

Written by Kathleen Chan, OMFRC Member.  This article also appeared in our Feathers In The Wind Newsletter, February 2009.  Reprinted with Permission. The first DNA test that I had was a DNA Sibship Analysis by Genetrack Biolabs, a Canadian company from Vancouver. It costs $495 Canadian to test two siblings.…

The Raizenne Legacy

One fateful winter night in Deerfield, Massachusetts in 1704, a 4 year old girl named Abigail and a ten year old boy named Josiah were awakened in their perspective homes by the sounds of battle and the smell of smoke.  Both children must have been incredibly confused and frightened as…

Our New Website!

We at the OMFRC have always devoted ourselves to the service of our community.  An important part of this service has always been to provide information and tools to help people our people to not only discover their Aboriginal Ancestry, but to help improve their lives in other ways as…