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From: "Dwaine O'Donohue" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA-NEWBIE] 37 markers
Date: Wed, 8 Jun 2011 11:00:38 -0400
References: <6145DE4C4AE64A5B99C5F5E869622957@PatrickPC>,<AAD1FA7AA9674489BAA8D7CE8835FFEA@robert>,<90089A464A724E9CAD54B6AA8C1A864B@PatrickPC><COL116-W61A71D4521F4BAE79546DEE4600@phx.gbl>
In-Reply-To: <COL116-W61A71D4521F4BAE79546DEE4600@phx.gbl>


Would doing a 67 marker test help?


On 2011-06-06, at 3:35 PM, Nelda Percival wrote:

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> Patrick,
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> Your NPE, will only be in your Paternal lineage. You tested your Y-DNA that is only your father, his father, his father; and so forth.
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> you say you compared to a Gt Gt Grandson of Patrick Cryan and Mary Judge, and match 30-37. As you stated this is not a match within the use of surnames.
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> Try testing other Cryan descendants from say Patrick's brothers - do they match you or the GT GT Grandson? If you then his NPE if him yours.
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> If yours where does your lineage match his lineage? Your NPE happened after that common ancestor. you need to test cousins from the different levels till you get to a match. You say you tested a 1st cousin and you match then it did not happen at your grandfather's level because that is your fisrt cousin and your first common ancestor. Start at the next level going backwards.
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> Nelda
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> Nelda http://freepages.folklore.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~bonsteinandgilpin/
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>> From:
>> To:
>> Date: Mon, 6 Jun 2011 14:45:24 +0100
>> Subject: Re: [DNA-NEWBIE] 37 markers
>>
>> Hi Bob,
>> Many thanks for the reply. Can you give me your thoughts on my situation.
>>
>> I have been researching my family for over 30 years, it being a rare surname
>> as well
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>> I am the Gt Grandson of Patrick Cryan and Mary Judge they being from Sligo
>> Ireland. I have come across a Gt Gt Grandson of Patrick Cryan and Mary Judge
>> and at 37 markers we only match on 30 markers so no family connection i
>> suspect. A first cousin took the 37 marker test and matched me exactly.
>>
>> As i match at 36 out of 37 markers with 2 Ballagh family what are the
>> options.
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>> NPE event adoption or ? I have managed to trace my family via the paper
>> trail to Sligo (my Gt Grandfather)
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>> Do you think if there is something that went on , my side of the family
>> would you think it happened in the 4 preceding few generations since my Gt
>> Granddad.
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>> The other option could be on the other side of the family as well.
>>
>> Your views would be appreciated,
>>
>> Patrick
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Bob May
>> Sent: Monday, June 06, 2011 1:06 PM
>> To:
>> Subject: Re: [DNA-NEWBIE] 37 markers
>>
>> Patrick
>> Have a look at http://www.familytreedna.com/faq/answers/default.aspx?faqid=9
>> No 21 and 24 .
>> If the surnames were the same you would be in the area of ten generations,
>> but with different surname it may be the same if an NPE event is involved,
>> which would explain the different surnames. the only way to find out is to
>> look for common areas that relations, were in in the range of 7 to 12
>> generation and try and narrow probabilities down to a closer timeline.
>> Bob
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