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From: Gordon Johnson <>
Subject: Re: [ABERDEEN] surnames and DNA testing
Date: Sun, 27 Jan 2008 16:05:35 +0000
> And the DNA testing bears this out as most people find they are
> genetically related to people of several surnames in the not too
> distant past.
** WOW! Does this mean that DNA testing will show that my parents had
different surnames, and that each generation further back the likely
number of different surnames in the family doubles?
Really? I thought that this was perfectly obvious, and also that DNA
testing can only give general guidelines about our origins a thousand
years ago or more?
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