Over the past 5 years or so we’ve seen Genealogy become a very easy and eye-opening thing to do. Now you can easily do a DNA test and have it reveal your origins. We decided to do that for each one of us in this household starting with Ivy. Here’s her results:
These are Holly’s results. The same info would be true for her siblings, April, Jill, and Todd. Ireland, Scotland, and Wales ancestry is the most dominate at 33%, but Scandanavia is close behind at 28%.
Mine is similar, with most of my ancestry coming from northeast Ireland and northwest England (Wales).