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> Subject: Re: Black Irish
> Date: Monday, December 09, 1996 9:16 AM
> I find it hard to believe there was no intermarriage between Armada
> and Irish. Friends of the family surnamed Avera who are most Irish (and
> redhaired) trace their family back to just such a union. They have also
Someone on the list suggested that red-hair was genetically introduced into
the Scottish and Irish populations by the Vikings...
> indicated that to be the source of the surname Avery.
> who is reminded of Dr. Jones's admonition that "X never ever marks the