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Genealogy beyond my comprehension
« on: Tuesday 14 May 19 03:01 BST (UK) »
https://www.azcentral.com/story/news/local/arizona-science/2019/05/07/blackfeet-man-dna-deemed-oldest-americas-cri-genetics/1129526001/

Believed to be the largest genealogical line in existence surely names are needed for every line. Normally reserved for nobility with provable lines this line seems to get back without names. Or are they only countries where ancestry could have come. I am confused.

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Re: Genealogy beyond my comprehension
« Reply #1 on: Tuesday 14 May 19 10:02 BST (UK) »
On a quick read, Barry, I think it's based on a mitochondrial DNA and not a generational family tree of named ancestors.

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