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From: "Jerry L. Ivey" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] English genealogy
Date: Tue, 16 Mar 2010 20:39:29 -0400
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"There were only 102 passengers on the Mayflower and that was not even
400 years ago and look at the number of descendants who trace their
ancestry from them."

The number is probably about as large as the number who trace their American ancestry to a "Cherokee Princess". :>)

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> there were only about a thousand residents left alive in the regional
> census even ten years later..
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1,000 residents would be all that is needed if that figure is correct.
I am only looking for one of them to reproduce. You won’t know if there
are any at all until you look.
There were only 102 passengers on the Mayflower and that was not even
400 years ago and look at the number of descendants who trace their
ancestry from them.




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