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From: (John Chandler)
Subject: Re: [DNA] Genographic Project - Admin Status Report - LONG email
Date: Sun, 5 Jun 2005 18:55:01 -0400 (EDT)
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In-Reply-To: <060520051551.15108.42A31F88000301E000003B042200734748050B989A0E00@comcast.net>(fauxdk@comcast.net)


> asked FTDNA to set things up so that someone cannot just plunk
> themselves into my Project without having the word "Shetland" or
> "Shetland Islands" in the paternal or maternal origin boxes.

You could attack the problem from the other end by modifying your
surname list. Instead of "Anderson" you could have "Anderson (from
Shetland)" or some such modification. That would no longer match
the exact spelling of any Genographic testee.

John Chandler


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