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From: "Jim Thorpe" <>
Subject: Re: DNA
Date: Sun, 29 Nov 1998 17:32:47 -0500 (EST)
On Sun, 29 Nov 1998 Mike THOMAS wrote:
>Further to this interesting discussion, surely a DNA test result would be
>better Genealogical evidence than any words written on paper. It could be
>used to check the accuracy of documents.
It would seem to be a perfect check.
The Yanks have recently proved that the members a current family of Afro-Americans are direct
descendants of Thomas Jefferson. This situation started many, many, years ago with an ongoing
affair with a black slave girl. The same Thomas Jefferson is on record as having been against the
abolition of slavery.
J.H. (Jim) Thorpe Searching
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