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From: "rob" <>
Subject: Re: [YKS] Blue blood at last
Date: Wed, 15 Mar 2006 23:54:41 -0000
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Robert Man as been discovered fossilised dating back half million years ago
so figure that one :)

Rob
----- Original Message -----
From: "Robert Welbourn" <>
To: <>
Sent: Wednesday, March 15, 2006 11:47 PM
Subject: RE: [YKS] Blue blood at last


> Well, you are indeed descended from one woman,
> 'Mitochondrial Eve', who was the female ancestor of
> all humans living today and who lived approximately
> 150,000 years ago, and 'Y-Chromosome Adam', who was
> the male ancestor of all living humans and who lived
> about 60,000 years ago, both of them in Africa.
>
> We all therefore share a common ancestor with anyone
> in the world no more that about 3000 generations ago.
> Given that powerful rulers were fond of spreading
> their seed, all of us must share at least some royal
> blood!
>
> Rob
>
> --- John Kemp <> wrote:
>
>> All this nonsense about tracing ancestors back to
>> B.C. - With just the IGI
>> (and a few pints of Old Peculiar) we managed to
>> trace our family back to
>> Adam and Eve. Not only that, but we managed to
>> complete it all before the
>> pub closed.
>>
>> Kindest regards
>> Ann and John Kemp
>> Gloucester UK
>> --
>>
>>
>>
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