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From: "GKBopp" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] DAVIDSON CLAN ORIGINS - MacPHERSON or COMYN
Date: Tue, 3 Feb 2004 09:36:32 -1000
References: <000c01c3ea86$10592220$120110ac@MMACDONALD>


Before beginning your project, you might be interested in "talking" to
Leonard M. Keane, Jr. (he is on this list) and/or visiting his website. He
hopes DNA will confirm relationships between "Families having a
traditionally-claimed descent from the UiNEILL of Ulster include, among
others, and all variants: BUCHANAN; CAIN(E); HENRY; KANE; KEANE;
McCAUGHAN; McCAIN; McCLOSKEY; McHENRY; McNEILL; McSHANE; McSWEENEY;
O'CATHAIN; O'DONNELL; O'HAGAN; O'MELLAN; O'NEILL; O'QUINLAN and O'QUINN"

This is a relatively new project and there are not any "close" matches as
yet. Here's a link to his website:
and O'QUINN
http://hometown.aol.com/dolmenx/myhomepage/index.html


> -----Original Message-----
> From: jimbettyd [mailto:]
> Sent: Tuesday, February 03, 2004 11:23 AM
> To:
> Subject: [DNA] DAVIDSON CLAN ORIGINS - MacPHERSON or COMYN
> If so, is there possibly an existing database that would provide the
> data to make this determination? To assemble a representative sample of
> testees from all three lines could be a major endeavor.


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