Tim Janzen

Who Were the Parents of Jacob Youngman?

May 31, 2012
By Ancestry Ambassador Tim Janzen. For over 30 years I have been trying to determine the ancestry of my great-great-great-grandfather Jacob Youngman. I used traditional genealogical research techniques for much of that time, but not long ago I realized that DNA testing at 23andMe could help me solve this decades old puzzle.
Read More

Our Redheaded Jewish Grandmother

April 03, 2012
In this post, 23andMe Ancestry Ambassador Dr. Tim Janzen writes about the fascinating history of Mennonites and his own genealogical quest to find his "redheaded Jewish grandmother".
Read More