Blaine Bettinger poses the tricky question, “What is a genetic genealogist?” in his latest blog post. Has the time come when DNA is such an important source of evidence that we no longer need to define it separately? This post also drew a lot of comment from the ISOGG Facebook group with many people supporting this point of view but others who still think that DNA is a sideline to the main event of ‘genealogy’.

What is a genetic genealogist?