Is the number beside the Brown on Wikitree a code or should it be my brothers DNA 564662

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Wish to join wikitree.  I wish to use my brothers Dna for the y gene his kit number is ftdna 564662.  A number appeared 56816 are you able to sort this for me Thanks jan
in WikiTree Help by Jan Milner-Gray G2G Crew (940 points)
recategorized by Dorothy Barry

1 Answer

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Best answer
Hi Jan,

The number by your Surname 56816 is your assigned number.

Let us know if you want to join us, sent you an email previously on what was needed to be confirmed!!

Dorothy Barry, Greeter
by Dorothy Barry G2G Astronaut (2.4m points)
selected by Susan Laursen

PS: Numbers are assigned by how many people have already joined WikiTree with the same surname. Since "Brown" is a common surname, you are number  56,816 to join us. That's a lot of Browns!!! 

Dna test numbers are assigned by where the kit was processed not WikiTree. Is your brother already a member??


**Oh, this page may help you concerning DNA Tests etc..

Again welcome as a full member!! Thank you for joining us!

Thanks Susan for Best Answer!!

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