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Interesting Ancestors?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Regular Joe Jun 19. 68 Replies

How many of you have interesting ancestors?I'm sure there has to be a few big-name descendants around.I know a little on my paternal grandfather's side - initially leaving France, and helping to…Continue

 

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Michael B. replied to Daniel's discussion Redskins in the group The Great Debate
"Pfffff, half the nitwits that are muttering no big deal get all bent out of shape about Zombie Jesus. "Hey, somebody ask the white people if they get upset about racial slurs pertaining to Asians!" "They don't…"
Jun 23
Regular Joe replied to Michael B.'s discussion Interesting Ancestors?
""I'm eligible for the Daughters of the American Revolution" Do you get a discount on quilting supplies and ammo? "
Jun 19
James Sullivan replied to Michael B.'s discussion Interesting Ancestors?
"My paternal grandfather always claimed that somewhere up the line was Mark Twain, and he thought John Adams, though he never had anything other than verbal stories from his parents and grandparents. I told my father I'm going to start…"
Jun 17
Rick Shelton replied to Michael B.'s discussion Interesting Ancestors?
"I've had a chance to go over my family tree.  Besides the previously mentioned personages I am related to: Adam Eve Cain Able Jesus (a brother) Some guy who did something that was not very intersting at all somewhere in Ireland Some guy…"
Jun 17
Rick Shelton replied to Michael B.'s discussion Interesting Ancestors?
"She, Cleo that is, must have a split spirituality because I've seen her trapped in a man's body as well (scary that)."
Jun 17
Mike S. replied to Michael B.'s discussion Interesting Ancestors?
"I am supposedly a descendant of Rob Roy MacGregor."
Jun 17
Pale Horse replied to Michael B.'s discussion Interesting Ancestors?
"Well... he has... I've seen it. It's legit. But yes, there's a kajillion others out there with his DNA."
Jun 17
Michael D. Denny replied to Michael B.'s discussion Interesting Ancestors?
"I have to go over this Charlemagne thing again ?"
Jun 16
Brown Fox replied to Michael B.'s discussion Interesting Ancestors?
"Two biggies, one not so far away: A-yun-ini, a great Cherokee medicine man who wrote a book, in Cherokee and presented it to the anthropologist studying him. The other is Charlemagne."
Jun 16
Robert D replied to Michael B.'s discussion Interesting Ancestors?
"On my father's side, I'm descended from dirt farming peasants from the Netherlands, and starving peasants from Ireland. On my Mother's side, dirt farming peasants from Russia, so poor, they had meat when the chicken died (Note:…"
Jun 16
Johnzerd1 replied to Michael B.'s discussion Interesting Ancestors?
"Great Grandpa the guy whose picture I use as a avatar..... Quana Parker, is pretty well known, another interesting relative  from about the same time period is Deacon Miller...several incidents from his life were used in the Clint Eastwood…"
Jun 16
Regular Joe replied to Michael B.'s discussion Interesting Ancestors?
"Because most Americans and Canadians are of either UK / British Isles ancestry or French ancestry or both . . .  because it was the British Empire and the French Empire that did most of the colonizing of most of North American north of…"
Jun 16
Regular Joe replied to Michael B.'s discussion Interesting Ancestors?
"What are the French names in your family, Michael? I might be able to give you a few paths to check out. "
Jun 16
Daniel Rodriguez replied to Michael B.'s discussion Interesting Ancestors?
"WHY IS EVERYONE SOMEHOW PARTICIPANT TO THE 1066 BRITISH WAR? Save me, of course."
Jun 14
Daniel Rodriguez replied to Michael B.'s discussion Interesting Ancestors?
"My family loves the claim that they have no royal blood, at least in my direct ancestry it looks that way. We're Sweboz/Suevi/Suebi/Suecos, a German tribe that became big and then sort of kinda dropped out of the stage right before the…"
Jun 14
Daniel Rodriguez replied to Michael B.'s discussion Interesting Ancestors?
"Bugger em. Be proud of that "Terrorist" I need to research more and more of my family..."
Jun 14

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At 8:04am on March 28, 2014, Herb Munson said…

Welcome to The Great Debate, Michael. Great to have you with us!

 
 
 

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