I have received the dna raw data for my brother. How do I get that to his profile?

+1 vote
I have put my brother in wikiTree but he will come up as private because he is still living
WikiTree profile: Miller-73871
in Genealogy Help by Bernie Ryan G2G Crew (590 points)

1 Answer

+1 vote
Wikitree doesn't record DNA data, just the fact that a person has taken a DNA test and which one(s). That information propagates backwards and is noted on ancestors' profile pages.  If your brother is living, only he can add DNA test information to his profile.  You can invite him to become a member, he can add the information, and then turn his profile back to you.  

If you have his permission, you may want to add that raw data to a site like Gedmatch.  That site lets you compare data, not just ancestors.
by Kathie Forbes G2G6 Pilot (371k points)
Thanks Kathie
I just did some research on gedmatch and apparently it has been bought out by a company focusing on law enforcement.  If I don't want to use gedmatch is there another site I can use to make the raw data useable in WikiTree
You can indicate that you don’t want your DNA available for law enforcement on Gedmatch.

Related questions

+2 votes
3 answers
+3 votes
0 answers
+3 votes
3 answers
209 views asked May 13, 2019 in WikiTree Help by Crystal Mason G2G Crew (700 points)
+5 votes
2 answers
+5 votes
1 answer
+7 votes
3 answers
288 views asked Jan 10, 2015 in The Tree House by Elizabeth Hudman G2G2 (3.0k points)
+10 votes
12 answers
1.1k views asked Jan 19, 2019 in The Tree House by SJ Baty G2G Astronaut (1.1m points)

WikiTree  ~  About  ~  Help Help  ~  Search Person Search  ~  Surname:

disclaimer - terms - copyright