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From: "Lawrence Mayka" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] English genealogy (Charlemagne)
Date: Thu, 18 Mar 2010 11:57:22 -0500
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I'm quite sure the probability is very low in Eastern Europe. Charlemagne's
territory was not nearly as impressive as some people may imagine:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Growth_of_Frankish_Power,_481-814_Edit.jpe
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> From: [mailto:genealogy-dna-
> ] On Behalf Of Carol Botteron
> Speaking of number of descendants ... if a person is of European
> descent, what is the probability that s/he is descended from
> Charlemagne (a.k.a. Chuck the Prolific)?
>
> Supposedly the probability is very high.



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