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Anne Woodward Estes, the Mariner's Widow, 52 Ancestors #16

Anne or Ann Woodward married Robert Estes, a mariner, in St. Nicholas Church in Sholden on December 2, 1591, a Monday. Given when she married and her age when she last bore children, she would have been born around 1573 or so. 1,273 more words

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The White Cliffs of Dover

Jim and I discovered when we were booking the DNA journey that the airfare was a pretty big chunk of the cost of the trip. We also like to cruise, and in particular, we love the Mediterranean. 1,169 more words

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DNA Trounces A Titanic Fraud

When the Titanic sank in April 1912, the only first class child to perish was 2 year old Loraine Allison; the Allison’s maid, Alice Cleaver had already absconded with baby Trevor, leaving the child’s grief-stricken parents to search the ship for their son, unaware that he was safe in a lifeboat. 284 more words

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Ellin Martin (c 1600 – 1649) a Bride in Ringwould, Kent – 52 Ancestors #15

Ellin Martin was born around 1600, possibly in Great Hardres (Hadres,) and was married to Sylvester Eastye November 24, 1625 in the church in Ringwould, Kent. 3,557 more words

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Mitochondrial DNA Results from the Big Y Test

Say what? Mitochondrial results from a Y DNA test? You must be kidding? It’s April Fool’s Day, right???

“Not funny,” you say…

Keep reading:)

Felix’s Thought Logs… 962 more words

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Mitochondrial – the Maligned DNA

The good news is that the current mitochondrial DNA sale at Family Tree DNA has generated quite a bit of stir and discussion in the genetic genealogy community. 1,023 more words

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March Madness mtDNA Mega Weekend Sale

Family Tree DNA has blown the doors off the pricing of mitochondrial DNA full sequence testing this time – but just for a limited time. This is only a weekend sale and it ends April 1. 367 more words

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