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From: "Eric Olson" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] Thomas Jefferson DNA
Date: Fri, 2 Jun 2006 17:19:30 -0700


Ken,

I envy you your motor trip back east. I haven't been back (to Michigan) in
twenty years. Your comments about George W. lend a whole new meaning to
"George Washington Slept Here". Did he have any children?

Eric Olson
Seattle


> [Original Message]
> From: Ken Nordtvedt <>
> To: <>
> Date: 6/2/2006 4:37:22 PM
> Subject: Re: [DNA] Thomas Jefferson DNA
>
> He did spend lots of time away, that's what makes his coincident
presences
> at Monticello around the time of Sally's conceptions of greater
statistical
> significance.
>
> If he always was at Monticello, there would be little to correlate.
>
> But last week I was driving home to MT from VA, and decided to take a
route
> (I had never done before) that Daniel Boone took to settle west of the
> Appalachians. We drove through Charlottesville, so I started thinking.
> Jefferson went to Europe, he lived near the Appalachians, his Dad was
> probably in the Appalachians as a surveyor, but I don't think Jefferson
ever
> ventured very far to the west. Strange, he was intellectually very
curious
> but physically not very adventursome? On the other hand, George W
tramped
> all over the western country.
>
> Ken
>
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Glen Todd" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Friday, June 02, 2006 5:13 PM
> Subject: RE: [DNA] Thomas Jefferson DNA
>
>
> >
> >> I heard just the other way around; Jefferson was always
> >> there, the nephew not.
> >
> > I was just a schoolboy when we got the field trip tour of Monticello,
but
> > I
> > got the impression that TJ spent a fair portion of his time away on
> > business.
> >
> > Glen
> >
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