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From: (Peggy Regehr)
Subject: How are we related
Date: Mon, 26 Aug 1996 11:40:36 -0500 (CDT)
If your great grandmothers were sisters then your grandparents were cousins,
your parents were second cousins, and you are third cousins. Nothing
difficult about that.
>A friend and I have known each other for many years. We were talking one
>day and discovered that our great grandmothers were sisters. My friend
>thinks that we are second cousins. I say that we are at least third
>cousins. Which one of us is right?
55 Pleasant Bay
Winnipeg, Manitoba R2K 0E2
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