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From: Mike Humphrey <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] Science Fair Time
Date: Thu, 6 Nov 2003 12:58:26 -0800 (PST)
In-Reply-To: <009e01c3a49c$6533c190$f639d2cc@OFFICE1>


I would be happy to help also. My Humphrey ancestors lived in Lyme Regis,
Dorset, in the early to mid-1600's.

Mike ...
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--- David Willis <> wrote:
> If you are trying to collect data on individual towns, will you be able to
> collect enough data? If not, maybe by county?
>
> I would be glad to contribute to the project. My Willis ancestor lived in
> Devizes, Wiltshire in the 1600's.
>
> Dave Willis
>
>
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Sue Waite-Langley" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Wednesday, November 05, 2003 10:23 PM
> Subject: [DNA] Science Fair Time
>
>
> > Hi all, I need some help. My daughter is beginning work on her science
> fair
> > project for this year and has decided she wants to do something with DNA
> > testing. She's only 13, but...she has mastered and understands the Fluxus
> > software and has listened to me talk about genealogy for many years so has
> a
> > good grasp of the use of Y DNA testing. Soooo...I have a couple of
> > questions.
> >
> > She is considering testing the question...
> >
> > Can a genetic map of English towns and common haplotypes found there be
> > generated using historical (from finished DNA testing) Y DNA test results
> > from men with proven descent from 17th century English families and using
> > this map can the results of new Y DNA test samples be predicted with any
> > degree of accuracy where a 17th century English origin is known?
> >
> > Does this make sense? ;o)
> >
> > AND...would those of you with results fitting this profile be willing to
> > share them with her so that she can build the map? She would need just the
> > values and the 17th century town of origin in England.
> >
> > AND...do any of you have kits coming back from the lab in the next month
> or
> > so that fit the profile that she can use as her "experiment"...ie...to
> make
> > her predictions with before the results are known to her?
> >
> >
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Mike Humphrey Trombonist & HPC Computer Scientist
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