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John Wright b 1762; resided Union Co, PA and Allegany Co, NY

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Re: John Wright b 1762; resided Union Co, PA and Allegany Co, NY

Posted: 15 Jun 2011 4:03PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: WRIGHT
Robert,

Our Wright DNA signature can be found on the surname project website under kit N48391. It is grouped together with some Wrights hailing from Augusta County, VA -- you can click on the two hyperlinks for William 1776 to get more background about that branch.

http://www.wright-dna.org/dna/R1b1Results.html

Have you had a Y chromosome test yourself, and if so, are you part of the surname project?

There is another type of DNA test that's not limited to the Y chromosome. It looks at hundreds of thousands of markers scattered over all the chromosomes, so it can track lines that zig-zag back and forth between males and females for several generations at least. You can get this test at 23andMe or Family Tree DNA's Family Finder. My uncle has tested at 23andMe and N48391 has a test underway at FTDNA. Have you done either of those tests?

I'd also be interested in hearing more details about your Aaron -- where he lived in various census years, whom he married, etc etc!
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
APTurner 30 Dec 2003 1:05PM GMT 
APTurner 30 Dec 2003 1:16PM GMT 
BillWright51 26 May 2007 3:42PM GMT 
juliajj 27 May 2007 5:26PM GMT 
rwrig15906 15 Jun 2011 8:34PM GMT 
juliajj 15 Jun 2011 9:18PM GMT 
APTurner 15 Jun 2011 10:03PM GMT 
rwrig15906 15 Jun 2011 8:33PM GMT 
Taes_mum 4 Dec 2012 5:58AM GMT 
APTurner 4 Dec 2012 1:36PM GMT 
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