Saturday, January 26, 2008

SMGF Website Update

I received the following email:

Dear Friends of SMGF,

The SMGF website has been updated once again with the addition of new haplotypes and genealogical records to the Sorenson mtDNA and Y-chromosome Databases. We invite you to search these updated databases to find new family connections at

Along with the website update, SMGF is excited to announce the Educator's Program. The Educator's Program features tools to help teachers instruct students on the power of their own DNA and the field of molecular genealogy. Teachers who are interested in using these unique tools can find out more by visiting

We at SMGF would also like to pay special tribute to our organization's founder, James LeVoy Sorenson, who passed away on January 20, 2008. He was a friend and inspiration to us all. We are grateful for his legacy of promoting peace, compassion, and brotherhood among humankind through molecular genealogy. To read more go to

As always, please contact us at with your comments and suggestions.

The SMGF Team

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