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From: "Dra. Ana Oquendo Pabón, MD"<>
Subject: Re: [DNA] Genographic participants
Date: Thu, 02 Jun 2005 18:19:21 -0400
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Hello, David:

I hear ya! I came home today and opened my e-mail to find I had 43!
new genographic participant announcements. I am having a little bit of a
stress attack at the moment. :-)

Regards,
Ana

David Faux wrote:

>Georgia:
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>I am one of those in a difficult situation here. My Shetland Project has every imaginable surname with "son" on the end as well as a spate of Scottish surnames. I am not prepared to handle large number of individuals, many likely brick walled in the USA, who happen to have the surname Johnson. I don't know what I will do about the situation but will cross that bridge when I come to it.
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>David F.
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>>Charles wrote:
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>>>I have my GAP setting set that way now ... to require them to contact me
>>>first. But what John Chandler posted seemed to suggest is that Max told
>>>him that it will be overrided for folks coming from the Genographic
>>>Project. That would concern me greatly for my PA Deutsch Project.
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>>I visited Charles's project link at FTDNA and didn't see any surnames. In
>>that field is: PA Deutsch, PA Dutch, PA German, Pennsylvania Deutsch,
>>Pennsylvania Dutch, Pennsylvania German. So, I don't think anyone will get
>>transferred unless his name is PA Deutsch (or whatever).
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>>However, this is not true for all special projects and Charles is probably
>>trying to make that point here.
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>>Until this is resolved, an admin can send a nice email to the "unwanted"
>>person, help him find a surname project (if any), and/or arrange to have him
>>transferred out of their project into another or into the FTDNA database at
>>large.
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>>Georgia Kinney Bopp
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