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From: "Lewis Townsend" <>
Subject: RE: [DNA] 25/25 match - different surname
Date: Fri, 7 Nov 2003 16:30:53 -0500
Another reason for following up on matches of different surname:
A 12 12 match of different surnames lead to finding that the two families
lived in the same place and intermarried in the 1600s on Long Island NY,
therefore a common location interest.
It also lead to expansion tests to 25 markers where the match dropped to
But over all part of the learning experience.
Townsend Surname Project