Does testing son reveal the parent’s DNA?

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would testing our son tell my wife and me specific informations about our individual DNA. My wife is chinese and i am european.


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Sally Jones
April 5, 2017 9:51 am

Hi Art,

Yes, if your son takes an Autosomal DNA test, it will trace back your and your wife’s ethnicity 4-5 generations. I’d recommend a DNA Ancestry test from either, FamilyTreeDNA or 23andMe. Good luck with your search!