My mom recently traced her heritage through Ancestry DNA sequencing company.

The results show she is :

  • 47% Western European
  • 13% Scandinavian
  • 11% Irish
  • 9% Italian/Greek
  • 7% from Spain
  • 5% Eastearn European
  • 4% Great Britain
  • 1% Finland
  • 1% European Jewish
  • 1% Africa
  • 1% Asia

See attached map for a graphic representation.

Europe West

Primarily located in: Belgium, France, Germany, Netherlands, Switzerland, Luxembourg, Liechtenstein

Also found in: England, Denmark, Italy, Slovenia, Czech Republic

The Europe West region is a broad expanse stretching from Amsterdam’s sea-level metropolis to the majestic peaks of the Alps. Geographically dominated by France in the west and Germany in the east, it includes several nations with distinct cultural identities. From the boisterous beer gardens of Munich to the sun-soaked vineyards of Bordeaux and the alpine dairy farms of Switzerland, it is a region of charming cultural diversity.

Mom’s Actual Result Summary :