I am interested in communicating with
cousins and anyone else with an interest in genealogy.
Here is my family tree.Ancestors
I have a tree at Ancestry and at FamilySearch, as well.
Wendy (Skillings) Taylor participated with Canadian Connectors during the 2020 Connect-a-Thon.
Wendy (Skillings) Taylor participated with Canada Cleanup Crew during the 2021 Clean-a-Thon.
Wendy was a valued member of the Greeters Project who has moved to Emeritus status.
Born in Canada, now lives in the UK. Educated to post graduate level. Recently retired from a job as an IT Project Manager, which means more time for genealogy which I have been doing for about 20 years.
Maternal family was originally from Denmark.
Paternal family emigrated to Canada from Norfolk, England
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First-hand information. Entered by Wendy Skillings at registration.
Maternal relationship is confirmed by an AncestryDNA test match between AS and Wendy Taylor. Their most-recent common ancestors are AS’s parents, John Lange and Elna Lange. Predicted relationship from AncestryDNA: Parent/Child, based on sharing 3,433 cM across 74 segments; Confidence: Extremely High.
Maternal and paternal relationships are confirmed by an AncestryDNA test match between JS and Wendy Taylor. Their most-recent common ancestors are their parents, Jim Skillings and AS. Predicted relationship from AncestryDNA: Full Sibling, based on sharing 2,389 cM across 68 segments; Confidence: Extremely High.
Maternal relationship is confirmed by a GEDmatch test match between Wendy Taylor GEDmatch A204056 and her maternal first cousin Betty Nielsen GEDmatch T693033. Their most-recent common ancestors are their maternal grandparents John Lange and Elna Lange. Estimated number of generations to MRCA = 1.8, based on sharing 1126.1 cM across 45 segments.
Paternal relationship is confirmed by a GEDmatch test match between Wendy Taylor GEDmatch A204056 and her paternal second cousin JB GEDmatch A936866. Their most-recent common ancestors are their paternal great grandparents Elias Charles Skillings and Elizabeth Jane Zimmerman. Estimated number of generations to MRCA = 2.9, based on sharing 262.7 cM across 11 segments.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships by comparing test results with Wendy or other carriers of her ancestors' mitochondrial DNA.
Mitochondrial DNA test-takers in the direct maternal line: