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What is written over some of these Irish birth records?
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How to understand differences in paternal haplogroups from different companies?
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Why would Y-DNA matches have different paternal haplogroups?
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Why do parent and child share more cM than full siblings?
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How to read Tennessee marriage record
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Meaning of source numbers in U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900
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Interpreting the Trussell Family Tree
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Who was the father of Thomas Jocelyn/Joslin who emigrated to Massachusetts in the Increase (1635)
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What's the difference between the World Vital Records and My Heritage databases?
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Is there a tool to generate a parent's DNA sequence from their children's?
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If mother's maiden name is listed as same as child's last name, is child illegitimate?
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How to interpret my having ethnicities inconsistent with my parents?
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What are these words in the 1841 will of Elisha Strong?
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Is longest cM a better predictor of relatedness than total cM for Ashkenazi Jews?
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What is the meaning of the handwritten notation on the pension record of Charles Clements?
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What are the chances of having autosomal DNA from an ancestor N generations back?
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What was the career of Patrick Golden on the 1870 census?
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What did it mean in the 1800s to be called Colonel in the South?
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What does "ads" stand for in a Chancery Court record index?
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Who were the wives of John Ervin (1791-1843)?
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Why would I match someone in a region neither of my parents do?
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In 17th century Scotland/Virginia, could a Jr. have a different name than his father?
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Where to find information about a 19th c. Louisiana/Mississippi circuit judge
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Seeking tools to create tree of specific individuals in gedcom
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Reconciling mid-18th century US marriage records for James Lea and Ann/Anne Tolbert/Herndon?
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How to interpret "in descent from"
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What Polish village is named in this document?
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Who are the Campbells in this document?
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Making sense of conflicting death dates for Juliet D. (Strong) Wilder?
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Who were the parents of the Anna who married Elisha Strong?