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From: George Bentley <>
Subject: Re: [Y-DNA-HAPLOGROUP-G] No haplogroup project for G or G2?
Date: Thu, 1 Jun 2006 11:34:48 -0700 (PDT)
For what it is worth, I too am G2 and A+ on my blood
type. Also it is my understanding that one generally
inherits blood type from one's father, so the link
between the two is not totally out of the questions.
--- John Rainey <> wrote:
> Hi everyone. I happen to be A+ as was my father. My
> G2 haplogroup is the Y
> DNA. As in appearances, I believe that blood types
> won't be associated with
> haplogroups. If you think about it, appearance and
> blood types can be the
> majority of a haplogroup such as G or G2 if they are
> contained largely in
> the Caucuses, for instance. However, as Ray once
> stated, a Palestinian G2
> will appear different then one from Western Europe,
> etc. Look at R1B. It
> varies from Italy to England. The appearances are
> different as well as the
> blood types. O is more common in Ireland and A in
> other Northern European
> countries particularly Scandanavia.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Carol Botteron" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Wednesday, May 31, 2006 8:29 PM
> Subject: Re: [Y-DNA-HAPLOGROUP-G] No haplogroup
> project for G or G2?
> > At 5:37 AM -0500 5/27/06, Lawrence Mayka wrote:
> >>I'm surprised that there is no registered
> haplogroup project for
> >>G or G2, as there are for some other yDNA (and
> mtDNA) haplogroups.
> > So am I. The list at
> > includes some useful resources but no projects.
> > I'd be willing to start one (at FTDNA, with help
> > worldfamilies.net like my other 2 projects) but I
> have no
> > experience making the fancy displays that some
> projects have.
> > Willing to learn anything that someone is willing
> to teach me.
> > Encouragement? Other volunteers? Preferences on
> G vs. G2?
> > Carol Botteron, "honorary" G2*
> > Hickson/Hixson/Hixon and French Swiss DNA projects
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