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Scottish Clan DNA Testing

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Re: Scottish Clan DNA Testing

Posted: 2 Dec 2002 6:34PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 1 Aug 2005 10:14AM GMT
Surnames: Ross

Dear Betty:

No the male Y DNA does not pass to the female
descendants. The mother mtDNA passes to all
of her children ( Male and Female) but only the
Female child can pass it along.

Since you are looking to trace the Male line ( Ross)
then you need to find male cousins. These could be
descendants of your mothers brothers or even your
grandfathers brothers etc etc. You just need to go back
until you find some male descendants. Then your claim
to the Clan Ross is done by association. ie this was my
xxxx and I'm related to them by yyy .

Hope this works for you.
Best Regard
John A Hansen
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
jahansen 13 Feb 2002 1:38AM GMT 
betty romeo 2 Dec 2002 8:49PM GMT 
John Hansen 2 Dec 2002 9:04PM GMT 
betty Romeo 3 Dec 2002 12:45AM GMT 
John Hansen 3 Dec 2002 1:34AM GMT 
betty romeo 3 Dec 2002 2:42AM GMT 
pagedj 21 Nov 2004 12:01PM GMT 
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