This morning I was poking around a bit on the family tree and exploring my great-great-great-grandparents on the Alford side. Well, it looks like my GGGGrandmother Nancy Cole Moytoy was the daughter of Cherokee Indians. I'd always heard hints of this in family stories, but I'd always thought it was a stretch. Now I'm thinking that it would be interesting to get my dad to do a DNA test to see if we really are descendants of Native Americans.
Which brings me to the topic of DNA testing. I've been listening to podcasts by Lisa Louise Cooke who does Genealogy Gems and has a packed website at http://www.genealogygemspodcast.com/ that has all kinds of cool tidbits. Well on Episode 29 she interviews a representative of the