This page links to the various blog posts that explain how I used mtDNA to attempt to answer the question “Who were Charlotte Richardson’s parents?” I did this research in 2016 and presented my findings at the British Isles Family History Society of Greater Ottawa (BIFHSGO) annual conference in September 2016, on a panel called “Making Connections: Adventures in Genetic Genealogy”. This is an adaptation of that presentation.
There are 5 posts in the series. They are:
- Part 1 – Introduction
- Part 2 – Identifying possible matches
- Part 3 – Contacting and testing possible matches
- Part 4 – Comparing results
- Part 5 – Conclusion
As well, the following post features Charlotte Richardson, the subject of this research: