Re: Hamil's "A Story of Pioneering"

From: William White <billdiniwhite_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 26 Oct 2011 16:17:15 -0400

Thanks Michael. I had assumed that Ancestry and Family Tree DNA testing was
the same, but if Family Tree makes their results public, that is a big
advantage.

Bill

On Wed, Oct 26, 2011 at 3:12 PM, Michael Cooley <michael_at_newsummer.com>wrote:

> I always recommend ftdna.com. They have the largest database and its
> available to the public.
>
> Of course, you would be testing for the Whites, rather than the Cooleys.
> This is their White database:
>
> http://www.familytreedna.com/public/white/default.aspx?section=yresults
>
> I'd be happy to answer question off-list.
>
> -Michael
>
> > The DNA is mentioned again in the comments below. I'm thinking of
> getting
> > one, but don't know which vendor that I might use. The two that I know
> > exist is Ancestry.com and the National Geographic. Does anybody have any
> > thoughts or recommendations about the vendor that I should choose? I'm
> > assuming that it would be best to sign up for the maximum number of
> > markers
> > with whichever vendor that I contract with. Thanks.
> >
> > Bill White
> >
> > On Mon, Oct 24, 2011 at 10:01 AM, Michael Cooley
> > <michael_at_newsummer.com>wrote:
> >
> >> I've spent the last couple of weeks working on this. It's 45 megs long
> >> so
> >> it may take a while to download. I probably won't be available to answer
> >> questions until tonight or tomorrow. Here's the first paragraph of my
> >> intro:
> >>
> >> --quote--
> >> Other than photocopies of a dozen or more pages, I have never seen a
> >> copy
> >> of Lura Coolley Hamil's 1955 posthumously-published book, A Story of
> >> Pioneering. Previous inter library loan requests found no circulating
> >> copies. But I recently placed another ILL request through Humboldt State
> >> University, where I am now attending classes. What I received from the
> >> Lincoln Presidential Library in Springfield was an unexpected surprise:
> >> Hamil's original 1932 manuscript!
> >> --endquote--
> >>
> >> http://ancestraldata.com/ahnentafel/256/Hamil_Manuscript.html
> >>
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