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Richard Hill, DNA Testing AdviserRichard Hill

Please use the following form to contact me about my books or to inquire about a DNA presentation for your group.

If you have a DNA question, the answer is likely to be in my concise Guide to DNA Testing eBook

This easy-to-follow Guide explains the different test types and covers the strengths and limitations of specific tests. It answers the most common questions and includes links to the best books and online resources for genealogists and adoptees.

Two Ways to Get the Guide to DNA Testing

1. Use this link to Amazon to purchase the Guide as a Kindle eBook for just $2.99. You do NOT need a Kindle device to read it. Amazon offers free readers for any computer, tablet or smartphone.

2. Sign up for my monthly newsletter here. You will be able to download a PDF file of the book for free.

If You Still Need to Contact Me

Use the following form for any type of inquiry. Please keep in mind that I am just one person who has family obligations and travels a lot. So I often fall behind and response times can vary considerably.

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Thank you for your inquiry. 

Due to the popularity of my book, Finding Family the volume of inquiries I receive has increased dramatically.

I will do my best to respond to you personally; but it may take me awhile.

To help you in the meantime, here is my current list of recommended DNA tests. Follow each link to learn more directly from the lab offering the test.

I do NOT sell DNA tests. You order them from these labs...

Family Finder

Men interested in their paternal line should also take the Y-DNA test at Family Tree DNA The 37-marker test is appropriate most of the time.

For an easy-to-follow overview of Genetic Genealogy testing review my Guide to DNA Testing.