The Genemonkey Blog: My Ancestors and DNA Questions

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  1. An Historic Event, 52 Ancestors DNA confirmed. First published 5th Nov 2016.

52Ancestors (in time…):

  1. Meet Catherine Britton, thanks to the X chromosome. First published 4th April 2017.
  2. Stephen Cassidy or Captain Rock? First published 8th November 2017.
  3. The mysterious Mr Courtenay?  First published 5th January 2018.
  4. Which Noll is it?  First published 10th January 2018.
  5. The Cassidy Matriarch – Mary Sweeney.  First published 22nd January 2018.
  6. Edward Roberts – Born in India or England?  Fact or fancy?  First published 17 November 2018.
  7. Reuniting the Britton family – our ‘unnamed’ Britton Patriarch.  First published 25 June 2020.
  8. John Coat – The South Australian Immigrant. First published 7 July 2020.
  9. How is Thomas Paice of Kingsclere related to Silas Cole, the convict? First published 1 March 2021.
  10. Establishing the origins of my Sweeney family. John Sweeney of Rathclooney. First published 17 Sep 2021.
  11. Finally, I Think I’m a MacNamara! First published 9 Dec 2021.

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