Tracy Castray Finds Her Birth Father After Years of Searching

Tracy Castray from Melbourne, Australia was adopted at age 3. Some 21 years later, she connected with her biological mother. She was delighted to learn about that side of her family,...

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MyHeritage LIVE 2019’s Schedule: Genealogy, DNA, and So Much More

We are excited to announce the schedule for MyHeritage Live 2019 — our second annual international user conference that will take place in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, September 6 –...

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Pets That Changed History

As any pet owner knows, our furry (or feathery, or scaly) friends can be just as much a part of our families and lives as our human relatives. Here...

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MyHeritage DNA Kits Now on Sale in Costco UK!

MyHeritage DNA kits — our affordable, simple to use, at-home DNA tests to uncover ethnic origins and discover new relatives — are now on sale in 30 different Costco...

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Sisters Reunite and Pay Tribute to Father’s Legacy on Father’s Day

Donald Wayne Robbins was born close to Father’s Day, on June 16, 1937. Sadly, he never met his biological daughter Karen and passed away years before her search for...

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Finding Family, Repairing Broken Links with MyHeritage DNA

Nikita Volkova grew up under tragic circumstances. Born prematurely at 22 weeks, she was not expected to survive. Her mother, an American citizen visiting Canada, was deported shortly after...

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Win Tickets to MyHeritage LIVE, Including a Free Stay at the Iconic Hilton Amsterdam

We’re gearing up for MyHeritage LIVE, our 2nd annual user conference, which is less than three months away! The conference will take place in Amsterdam on September 6–8, 2019...

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The Joy of Red Hair

Two of my best friends from childhood, Elizabeth and Rachel, were redheads. I was extremely jealous and wanted my hair to be red, too — not only because of...

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