What happened to AncestryDNA circles?

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Why did Ancestry get rid of DNA circles?

What is this? The least common reason that a DNA Circle disappears would be that one of the members either deleted their results from Ancestry’s database, or opted out of DNA matches (which is something that is possible as of 2018).

How do I get DNA circles on Ancestry?

Motivation for DNA Circles

A DNA Circle is a set of likely descendants of a given ancestor and is generated by combining pedigree and IBD information across the entire AncestryDNA database. A DNA Circle is always in reference to a particular ancestor.

What are AncestryDNA circles?

A DNA Circle is a set of likely descendants of a given ancestor and is generated by combining pedigree and IBD information across the entire AncestryDNA database. A DNA Circle is always in reference to a particular ancestor.

How far back does ThruLines go?

ThruLines only reaches back 7 generations, so if you’re looking for a breakthrough or descendants from ancestors before that time, you won’t see them in ThruLines.

How often does Ancestry update ThruLines?

AncestryDNA ThruLines™ are updated every 24 hours. DNA matches that are badged as new stay that way for 14 days.

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