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From: "MaryJo Neyer" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] "Scot race"
Date: Tue, 5 Feb 2008 13:08:30 -0500
Yes, I have done a lot of research in documents in the Alsace-Lorraine
cities with forts. There were many soldiers from different countries and
even continents, but in particular there were a large number of Irish
officers and soldiers.
On Feb 5, 2008 12:57 PM, Jim Huston <> wrote:
> Or it could simply reflect the widespread use of Irish mercenaries by the
> Catholic powers during the Thirty Years War.
> - Jim H.> Date: Mon, 4 Feb 2008 23:43:56 +0000> From:
> > To: > CC:
> > Subject: [DNA] "Scot race"> > Someone posted
> a list of NW Irish R1b> people elsewhere in Europe which seemed to me to be>
> mainly distributed along the France-German border> area. Not sure if this
> was a correct attribution by> the poster of these people to this subclade
> but if it> is it may suggest an intermediate point on the journey> of this
> clade or perhaps the location where the> mutation first happened.
> > > Alan
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