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From: "GKBopp" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] Mayflower or Jamestown DNA Projects
Date: Tue, 16 Aug 2005 08:28:20 -1000
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Margaret Brown Fearn asked:

> Does anyone know if there are any projects re: DNA of known (papered or
> documented) descendants from those who came/settled early America? I can
> trace one of my lines (SANDS) back to Vrginia abt 1730 and then dead end.
> I saw a list of Jamestown settlers and a William Sands was among them. My
> Penuel (??spelling) Sands had children John, William, Penuel, Thomas, and
> Sarah.

Kenneth Graves Y-DNA world wide project includes Graves of Jamestown (one
of our shared ancestors) but as far as I know, you'd have to look for a
Sands project and see if there are participants documented to Jamestown (or
Mayflower, or whatever . . . .).

Georgia Kinney Bopp

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