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> From: CELTIC-L - The Celtic Culture List.
> [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Gil Das
> Sent: Saturday, February 09, 2008 5:41 AM
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> Subject: Re: Insular Celtic DNA
> >Someone in that era was
> very prolific, and bedded many females, and he left many sons
> to pass on his seed. In Gaelic society at that time a person
> who had the permission of society to do that was a Chieftain
> of some considerable rank and authority.
> if people only bedded those for whom they had permission...
That concept of wandering activity is far more prevalent, then and now,
that anyone believed in the past. For millennia it has only been the
word of a pregnant woman to determine parentage on the male side. Now
that we have DNA proof it's being discovered that those before us we
strangers to monogamy an fidelity.
= = = = = =
Bruce L. Jones
The Mojave Desert - The Geographic Center of Nowhere
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