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by christopherswink8
Tue Jul 23, 2019 3:53 pm
Forum: Jewish
Topic: Jews and Muslims in British Colonial America: A Genealogical History
Replies: 6
Views: 1165

Re: Jews and Muslims in British Colonial America: A Genealogical History

Marcia, I have markers for Jewish I, III and IV. Not positive which side or if both. But am fairly certain moms side at least one of the markers. The Veatch is in my dads side. “The Sheriff” sounds familiar like I have read about him somewhere else. Interesting also is I have read that Quakers had i...
by christopherswink8
Tue Jul 23, 2019 3:02 am
Forum: Native American
Topic: Blessed
Replies: 2
Views: 147

Re: Blessed

On a side note. My ancestry.com and my daughters previously stated ancestry from East Coast, Tennessee and Early Midwest. All tied into our paper trail. But recently they took that away. Based on a new genome “chip”. They now say I am 100% Irish! Well. I do have Irish in me. But not 100%. To paraphr...
by christopherswink8
Tue Jul 23, 2019 2:51 am
Forum: Native American
Topic: Blessed
Replies: 2
Views: 147

Re: Blessed

Happy for you. I completely agree with your assessment of DNA Consultants as compared to other “mainstream” dna testing companies. In my Melungeon report I have: Melungeon (n=40) at number 1 Native American - Lumbee (n=106) at number 3 US Cherokee admixed (n=62) at number 9 Blessings to you in your ...
by christopherswink8
Mon Jul 22, 2019 7:07 pm
Forum: Native American
Topic: Mulatto Classification of Indians and other related Laws
Replies: 2
Views: 5221

Re: Mulatto Classification of Indians and other related Laws

I have found the last name Chavis in one of my North carolina lines.
by christopherswink8
Sun Jul 21, 2019 11:37 pm
Forum: Rare Genes from History
Topic: 5 Rare Genes
Replies: 2
Views: 821

Re: 5 Rare Genes

Marcia, I have had my mother mtdna tested here. I think I may do the rare genes for her to try and narrow down what rare genes I may have that she has. My father is no longer living so thats not an option for me. I had thought the Europa gene would show up in my results but did not. Thank you for yo...
by christopherswink8
Sun Jul 21, 2019 11:09 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: Rhineland Palatine yDna
Replies: 1
Views: 567

Rhineland Palatine yDna

I have spent the last few years researching my paternal line and am at a brick wall at my earliest known paternal ancestor. Michael Swink b. 1725 Palatinate d. 1781 Rowan Co. North Carolina. Our family genealogist has spent the last 40 or so years researching the Swink, Swank, and Schwenk lines of P...
by christopherswink8
Sun Jul 21, 2019 4:55 pm
Forum: Romani
Topic: Chroniclers Reveal Who and Why in India
Replies: 1
Views: 12963

Re: Chroniclers Reveal Who and Why in India

This is most interesting. Thank you for sharing this. I do have Scinti on my Rare Genes results. What I also find interesting with this article is the mention of Nepal as I come up with small amounts of Indo Tibetan on Gedmatch calculators.
by christopherswink8
Sun Jul 21, 2019 2:23 pm
Forum: Jewish
Topic: Jews and Muslims in British Colonial America: A Genealogical History
Replies: 6
Views: 1165

Re: Jews and Muslims in British Colonial America: A Genealogical History

I too have found many Quakers in a couple of my lines on my fathers side. I have a Lydia Veatch b 1784 Maryland married to a Levi Jones in my lines. This Veatch line seems to go back as far as I can find to Scotland 1500’s to a Malcom Vietch Muirdean. I see variances in the Veatch name in Scotland 1...
by christopherswink8
Sun Jul 21, 2019 1:02 am
Forum: Romani
Topic: American Roma Surnames
Replies: 3
Views: 3687

Re: American Roma Surnames

Thank you for sharing this surname list. I have more than a handful of these in my tree. However one is of particular interest for me. I have Scinti in my rare genes and Slovakia in my Mega Popultions. My mothers mother was born a Rawlings born in Barton Co., Missouri. I can only trace the Rawlings ...
by christopherswink8
Sun Jul 21, 2019 12:59 am
Forum: Rare Genes from History
Topic: 5 Rare Genes
Replies: 2
Views: 821

5 Rare Genes

I received my Rare Genes results the other day. I was a little surprised. But after researching into my family trees, genetic testing, family pictures, as well as the results from my Melungeon test it all seems to make sense. I received: Scythian Thuya Akhenaten Khoisan Sinti It appears I received o...

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