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From: "marilyn e brown" <>
Subject: Re: [ROOTS-L] 75 B.C.
Date: Mon, 30 Oct 2006 05:42:05 -0500
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Interesting information. Somewhere through the years I heard the statement
that in the Hebrew Language there is/was a word "da" that indicated an
indefinite period of time. This has always stuck with me. But then there are
some things that I don't question I just accept on "faith".

Marilyne


On 10/29/06, MartinFamilyTree <> wrote:
>
> Hi Trevia,
>
> Thanks for your kind encouragement. This business of genealogy is
> really exciting especially since we know the Bible recorded genealogy
> records and many of our current family records were recorded in our
> bibles. However, what really bothers me is when DNA will say they
> can link everyone back to 1 person back thousands of years ago in
> Asia. And, a lot of us do believe mankind started in that Mid-East
> country of Iraq.
>
> I take comfort in that we humans really do not know how long is God's
> "day". See http://www3.sympatico.ca/bibleprophecy/genealogy.html.
> So, I guess DNA could be correct.
>
> Carl
>
>
>
> On 10/29/06, Trevia W Beverly <> wrote:
> > Agree!
> >
> > Trevia Wooster Beverly
> > Houston, Texas
> > Member, Association of Professional Genealogists
> > Member, Genealogical Speakers Guild
> > Volunteer, Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness
> > etc.......
> >
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Kirsten Bowman" <>
> > To: "James Brown" <>; "Roots-L" <
> >
> > Sent: Saturday, October 28, 2006 7:58 PM
> > Subject: Re: [ROOTS-L] 75 B.C.
> >
> >
> > > James
> > >
> > > Pure poppycock (IMHO). Going to the 1600's is regularly done; the
> 1500's
> > > would be a lucky break; the 1400's and earlier if you're related to
> > royalty.
> > > For the average person claiming a longer line I'd say, "Show me the
> > > documentation."
> > >
> > > Kirsten
> > >
> > >
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: [mailto:]On
> > > Behalf Of James Brown
> > > Sent: Saturday, October 28, 2006 12:00 PM
> > > To: Roots-L
> > > Subject: [ROOTS-L] 75 B.C.
> > >
> > >
> > > If in a scenario...a statement was made, " I can trace my pedigree
> back to
> > > 75 B.C." I just need opinions ...how realistic is this?
> > >
> > > James
> > >
> > >
> > >
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