Just wondering bass on my boyfriend and I ethnicity background is our child going to be considered white or mixed?
Boyfriend is from Nevada born and raised he said he’s English and Native American he said he doesn’t know how far back it goes because his grandmother is adopted and that’s all I know. Both his parents have blonde hair blue eyes he came out with dark hair blue eyes. I’m Italian from my mom and from my dad his father is Ukrainian Russian his mom is Puerto Rican. I did my ancestry dna rest awhile ago it shows I’m 94-95 percent caucasian. I do have 1 percent Native American that could range from 0-3 percent but it’s always stood 1 percent even with the update. Lastly I have Africa 3 percent but ranges from 0-4 percent Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples then 1 percent Mali. Yeah all together that’s 4 percent before the update it was 5 percent before I had two other regions before but they disappear and besides all that I had 3 percent North Africa that also disappeared. I think the Africa is mainly coming from the Portuguese and Mediterranean background after really researching
- kristinLv 51 month ago
DNA tests offered through Ancestry, 23andMe, MyHeritage, etc. test for genetic markers found in various human populations. Your results are based upon the company's database. Test with a different company, your results may be very different.
- ObserverLv 71 month ago
Your boyfriend is an American by birth. The adoption of his Grandmother means little, nor does the color of hair and eyes. You did not indicate your place of birth so I cannot be determined that you Nationality, your ethnicity is mixed (obviously). What you think or believe about your ethnicity is not how Genealogy is researched. Any children you might have would be of mixed.ethnicity.Source(s): Genealogical researcher 50+ years and Degrees in Anthropology and History
- Kevin7Lv 71 month ago
All people on Earth are "mixed" to some degree.
- MaxiLv 71 month ago
Nothing at all to do with genealogy which is about researching dead ancestors....... so you are both American, having a child in the US, the kid will be American
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- Ted PackLv 71 month ago
Genes are not as cut and dried as, for instance, paint. A pint of blue and a pint of yellow will give you a quart of green, every time. Two humans? We can't tell. Maybe, maybe not. Love the child and teach him/her how to deal with asshats is all we can say.
- ZirpLv 71 month ago
Scientifically, all humans are the same race.
Ethnicity is not about genetics, and there's no predicting which half of your genetics you will pass on to a baby.
If both parents are white, chances are (over 99 % that) the baby will be white.
If both parents speak nothing but American English, the child will be Anglo.
If you don't speak Italian Ukrainian or Russian, you are NOT ethnically Italian, Ukrainian or Russian yourself
- Anonymous1 month ago
based on what you say , you should both take a DNA genetics test . ancestry.com , 23 and me .com , etc
- Sunday CroneLv 71 month ago
IF he cannot prove Native American ancestry it would not be considered a Native American.
- The Football GodLv 71 month ago
It's going to be your child. Do labels really matter?
- Anonymous1 month ago
"bass" makes no sense in that context.