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YDNA cannot prove who common ancestor may be
Posted by: Coda (ID *****8954) Date: July 18, 2011 at 17:49:57
In Reply to: Re: DAR Credibility Suffers in handlling Bates application - ask for details by Wayne Witt Bates of 8062

. . . . unless you have tissue of the ancestor that can be tested.

It can show some probabilities that two or more persons share a common male ancestor, but not who it is, or whether it might be a person more or less indicated by documents.

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