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From: Wanda Shepherd <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] Using the mtDNA Concordance???
Date: Thu, 25 Jan 2001 10:40:05 -0500
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thanks, Wanda

"Orin R. Wells" wrote:

> At 08:21 AM 1/25/01 -0500, Wanda Shepherd wrote:
>
> > One more question, it would diffinetly determine if your genes were all of
> >the same family, wouldn't it? Our family intermarried so much, I'm
> wondering if
> >my birth father was related to us. Thanks a lot....Wanda
>
> I don't know. If you can get enough participation from the family for the
> information to be clear, maybe. From your sample alone I doubt it. I
> think you may have indicated there might be siblings of your father or
> certainly other Wells who would participate. In your case we would need to
> find some of the descendants of the other lines in question to see what
> matches up.
>
> I thnk we probably should take this discussion off the list before we bore
> the others to death.
>
> Orin R. Wells
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> Kent, Washington 98064-5427
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"Orin R. Wells" wrote:

> At 08:21 AM 1/25/01 -0500, Wanda Shepherd wrote:
>
> > One more question, it would diffinetly determine if your genes were all of
> >the same family, wouldn't it? Our family intermarried so much, I'm
> wondering if
> >my birth father was related to us. Thanks a lot....Wanda
>
> I don't know. If you can get enough participation from the family for the
> information to be clear, maybe. From your sample alone I doubt it. I
> think you may have indicated there might be siblings of your father or
> certainly other Wells who would participate. In your case we would need to
> find some of the descendants of the other lines in question to see what
> matches up.
>
> I thnk we probably should take this discussion off the list before we bore
> the others to death.
>
> Orin R. Wells
> Wells Family Research Association
> P. O. Box 5427
> Kent, Washington 98064-5427
> <>
> http://www.rootsweb.com/~wellsfam/wfrahome.html
> Subscribe to the "Wells-L" list on RootsWeb
>
> ==============================
> Add as many as 10 Good Years To Your Life
> If you know how to reduce these risks.
> http://www.thirdage.com/health/wecare/hearthealth/index.html


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