A Ghanaian-American Family Reunion


Ernest, Evelyn (Ernest’s mother), Sherry, Nhyira (Ernest’s brother) You couldn’t tell it from looking at the faces in this picture, but this moment captures the family embrace of descendants of common Ashanti ancestors separated through the Transatlantic Slave Trade. One is an African American descendant of those who endured American Slavery. The other three are … Continue reading A Ghanaian-American Family Reunion

A Conversation with Daudet


Daudet Ilunga Tshiswaka Born in the Congo (DRC) Lives in Illinois, USA Tested with AncestryDNA to find African descendant relatives Daudet and I invite you to listen on parts of a conversation we had about ancestry DNA testing and finding distant African-African American relatives. This is about 14 minutes of a 45 minute conversation. Daudet’s … Continue reading A Conversation with Daudet