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Welcome to Our Great Ancestors

Hello Everyone!

This is the first ever post on Our Great Ancestors. I hope that you are able to easily navigate through the website and most of all find the website helpful. 120 more words

Genealogy

a peculiar people in Christ! - Part 2

But ye are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, an holy nation, A PECULIAR PEOPLE; that ye should shew forth the praises of him who hath called you out of darkness into his marvellous light… 215 more words

Jesus Christ

My Own Great Wall Still Standing

May 2016 So many things to update here ...

There is a breakthrough on my search, for my original tribe – it seems a unique surname; Urdaz, has come up on three separate Ancestry trees where I  have a DNA match. 423 more words

DNA

This video shows some of the history behind the hijab, which is starting to become a fashion trend after being spotted as an accessory on high-end designer runways. 62 more words

Heritage

St. Mary's of the Annunciation, Charleston

This is a beautiful stained glass window in St. Mary of the Annunciation’s Catholic Church, the first Catholic Church in South Carolina. The original building was founded in 1789 but this is the third church on the same site. 327 more words

Anecdotes

Archaeologists test DNA from bones of ancient marquis

Archaeologists are using bones unearthed from the 2,000-year-old tomb of Haihunhou, the Marquis of Haihun, to conduct DNA analysis.
The burial site in Nanchang in east China’s Jiangxi Province is the best preserved tomb from the Western Han Period (206 BC-24 AD) ever found in China.

Ancient DNA

Thursday Tidbit - Custode's Lawsuit

There are some things I never get tired of writing about. One of them is the amazing moxie of Custode George. I found this summary of the lawsuit that she filed when Adriano deserted her. 506 more words

Genealogy