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From: (John Chandler)
Subject: Re: [DNA] Problems with Sorenson (SMGF) Database
Date: Thu, 4 May 2006 22:18:24 -0400 (EDT)
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In-Reply-To: <380-22006544212241358@earthlink.net> (ericbear01@earthlink.net)


Eric wrote:
> Only 1/3 or so male? Where do you get that? Why?

That's a guess, rather than an exact figure, but I have been told
that females vastly outnumber males as submitters to the SMGF project.
I assume the main reason is the obvious one: there are far more females
than males in genealogy overall.

John Chandler


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