Genforum & this forum will "retire" - but there is hope!
Genforum and this forum will "retire" on September 5, 2014 per Ancestry, the parent company. The list will remain, but no new entries or replies will be allowed.
Before you read the details below, there is hope.
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Please note Carpenter Cousins Project is Carpenters, Carpentiers, Charpentiers, Zimmermans, Zimmermanns, Timmermans and related type names.
We have found through Y-DNA testing that there are distinct lines and many surprises found. Please consider Y-DNA testing.
Ancestry.com has bought out many companies in the past and has closed or absorbed some. Their current stable of family companies are at:
Ancestry has decided to retire (CLOSE) some of their services: MyFamily, MyCanvas, Genealogy.com, Mundia and the Y-DNA and mtDNA tests. It's important to note that AncestryDNA (autosomal) will continue to be available for purchase.
Starting September 5, 2014, these services will no longer be available to access. Here are more details about each closure
Only the y-DNA and mtDNA tests will be retired. Customers can download their raw data on the Ancestry DNA website. Autosomal DNA tests (AncestryDNA) will be the focus
Refunds will be issued automatically to site owners of active MyFamily sites. These refunds are effective as of June 5, 2014 and will be pro-rated to this date.
Genealogy.com will continue in a slightly different form. Certain portions of Genealogy.com will still exist but will not be interactive. They will exist in read-only format ...
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Between now and September 4th, customers can finish current projects or start and complete new ones. After September 4th, MyCanvas will no longer accept printing orders and all projects will be deleted
Members can download the family trees they?ve created in their native language before September 5, 2014. Mundia trees can be accessed for free on Ancestry.
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John R. Carpenter
Carpenter Cousins Project