Meet the 18-year-old genealogy wiz uniting long-lost relatives all over the U.S.

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It’s estimated more than 26 million people around the world have dug into their family histories with the help of at-home DNA kits. But finding your ancestors often requires much more than just submitting your DNA. In this growing field of ancestry amateurs, we discovered an unlikely pro and he’s only 18. Michelle Miller reports.

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ben gaming21 says:

I am 14 and have been helping people with there ancestry since i was 12 and have been working on my own family tree since 9

Shirley Potts says:

How can I get his email address. My sister has been looking for her dad for the Last 5 Years

Red Balloon says:

I've always been curious about doing one of those DNA genealogy tests but I'm somewhat scared of what the results will be.

doginabowtie says:

Love the shoes Tony!

GeneaVlogger says:

Genealogy is such an amazing way to understand history, especially when you learn not only your family's stories but how World events shaped your family.

Jordan Burton says:

He needs to gain weight and go to the gym

Mike Johnson says:

I have just sent him an email – thanks for the story

clancular says:

This kid found his Gift…To get paid for bringing people together, Washington DC can Learn a lot from a Teenager!

Church Channel says:

With this nationwide CBS exposure, it looks like Eric Schubert will be very busy this summer. Good for him! I like stories with happy endings!

Worf says:

I'm shocked he's not from Utah.

JKB JKB says:

Love this story & this team. So happy Norah is gone. Not going to watch her at night either. Yuck!

Teresa Young, Zombie Whisperer says:

I love nerds, they have no idea how important they are.

Greenpoloboy3 says:

He should be like a normal 18 year old – stealing, putting graffiti everywhere, bulling the old people and those younger than him! Whats wrong with him??

Nate jaxson says:

Hope he will find ❤️

Jordan Tolmie says:

I want to have him help me trace my family

Ben livengood says:

Anyone can do this… He isn’t special…

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