The newly enhanced Ancestry DNA results are a much closer match for hubby's family tree origins than the old version. Above, the new map of his origins. Below, the summary of his origins, which make sense in the context of the updated Heritage Pie I created for him earlier this year.
Great Britain (England, No. Ireland, Scotland) was the original home of these families from hubby's tree:
Western Europe was the original home of these families from hubby's tree:
Last October, I modified the idea of creating a heritage pie chart of great-great-grandparents and posted my pies with hubby's great-grandparents and my grandparents.
Today I have enough information to post a chart with the birth place of all 16 of hubby's great-great-grands (above). Except for 4 people, all of hubby's great-grandparents were born in the US (mainly Pennsylvania, Delaware, New York, Ohio). However, not all of the great-great-great-grands were US-born.
Here's what I know or suspect about where the families of each of hubby's great-great-grandparents were from originally:
Ireland: John Shehen and wife Mary (maiden UNK)--have evidence England: John Slatter Sr. and wife Sarah (maiden UNK)--have evidence of English birth, but this family might have long-ago Irish roots England: Ancestors of Isaiah Wood Sr.--have evidence England: Ancestors of Harriet Taber--have evidence England: Ancestors of Sarah Denning--need evidence England: Ancestors of Lucy E. Bentley--need evidence Huguenots (possibly France): Ancestors of Henry E. Demarest--need evidence Huguenots (possibly France): Ancestors of Catherine Nitchie--need evidence Scots-Irish: Ancestors of Benjamin McClure--have evidence No. Ireland: Ancestors of Brice S. Larimer--have evidence Germany: Ancestors of Jacob S. Steiner--have a clue (a letter from a descendant) Switzerland: Ancestors of Joseph W. Rinehart--have a clue (a family story) ???: Ancestors of Elizabeth (maiden UNK) Steiner ???: Ancestors of Margaret Shank, who married Joseph W. Rinehart