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From: "Ken Nordtvedt" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] Family Finder
Date: Wed, 24 Mar 2010 08:56:06 -0600
References: <><001f01cacb52$a5ecd940$5e82af48@Ken1> <><003001cacb58$6dbb4330$5e82af48@Ken1><>

I was given 5 matches!

Someone could probably estimate average number of persons on the Earth
within some "5th cousin distance" or less? But then I'd need to exclude the
hundreds or thousands of names of recent relatives I have in my genealogy
file. Then allocate some small fraction of the estimated population into
the early bird test subjects population.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Al Aburto" <>

>I got lucky Ken! The one match I have shows two small (~1cM) separate
> matches on chromosome 5 and then one 8.5cM match on chromosome 19. The
> connection must go back to Europe as all my lineages were in Mexico in
> the late 1700's.

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