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Forum: myOrigins Basics 31st January 2018, 10:43 PM
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Posted By kevinduffy
British Isles on FTDNA refers to the primarily...

British Isles on FTDNA refers to the primarily Celtic populations of Britain and Ireland while Great Britain in Ancestry DNA refers to the Anglo-Saxon part of Britain.
Forum: myOrigins Basics 25th November 2017, 02:41 PM
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Views: 927
Posted By kevinduffy
You seem to be making the assumption that the...

You seem to be making the assumption that the so-called Scots-Irish were Celtic. Maybe some were but that doesn't meant that they all were. Some could have been Germanic.
Forum: Announcements and New Features 30th May 2017, 06:40 PM
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Views: 2,917
Posted By kevinduffy
MyHeritage results: Europe 100.0% North...

MyHeritage results:

Europe 100.0%

North and West Europe 96.8%

Irish, Scottish, and Welsh 92.6%

Finnish 4.2%
Forum: myOrigins Basics 5th April 2017, 12:22 PM
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Views: 5,592
Posted By kevinduffy
My results: Old Origins: 100% British Isles ...

My results:

Old Origins: 100% British Isles

New Origins: 94% British Isles and 6% East European
Forum: Family Finder Advanced Topics 27th January 2017, 08:20 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,688
Posted By kevinduffy
You might find the following article of interest:...

You might find the following article of interest: https://www.geneticliteracyproject.org/2013/10/08/ashkenazi-jewish-women-descended-mostly-from-italian-converts-new-study-asserts/
Forum: DNA and Genealogy for Beginners 26th January 2017, 09:58 AM
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Views: 5,522
Posted By kevinduffy
Interesting. What part of Scotland did your...

Interesting. What part of Scotland did your paternal grandfather's ancestors come from? It would seem to have been a very Gaelic area from his results.
Forum: Family Finder Basics 20th January 2017, 12:48 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 10,683
Posted By kevinduffy
Great, now provide linkable evidence that such...

Great, now provide linkable evidence that such marriages were common in Ireland.
Forum: Family Finder Basics 20th January 2017, 12:48 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 10,683
Posted By kevinduffy
If you don't like the conversation, you can...

If you don't like the conversation, you can always ignore it.
Forum: Family Finder Basics 19th January 2017, 05:00 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 10,683
Posted By kevinduffy
How does any of this prove that...

How does any of this prove that Catholic-Protestants marriages weren't rare?
Forum: Family Finder Basics 19th January 2017, 10:51 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 10,683
Posted By kevinduffy
I never said that mixed marriages never took...

I never said that mixed marriages never took place in Ireland. I said that they were rare. Nothing you have posted proves me wrong.
Forum: Family Finder Basics 19th January 2017, 10:34 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 10,683
Posted By kevinduffy
Please provide linkable evidence showing the...

Please provide linkable evidence showing the religions that these men belonged to. If you can.
Forum: Family Finder Basics 19th January 2017, 10:32 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 10,683
Posted By kevinduffy
But they could both have been Protestants, just...

But they could both have been Protestants, just different denominations.
Forum: Family Finder Basics 19th January 2017, 10:29 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 10,683
Posted By kevinduffy
Where does it say they were mixed? Even if they...

Where does it say they were mixed? Even if they were mixed isn't it possible that they were from two different Protestant denominations rather than a Catholic and a Protestant? Please provide some...
Forum: Family Finder Basics 18th January 2017, 02:26 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 10,683
Posted By kevinduffy
Where did it say that they were mixed marriages?...

Where did it say that they were mixed marriages? I did not say that intermarriage did not take place. I said it was very rare. You have not proven me wrong.
Forum: Family Finder Basics 1st January 2017, 05:48 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 10,683
Posted By kevinduffy
If intermarriage between Catholics and...

If intermarriage between Catholics and Protestants in Ireland was common or widespread or whatever word you want to use then there should be evidence of it. If people are aware of any research papers...
Forum: Family Finder Basics 1st January 2017, 03:49 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 10,683
Posted By kevinduffy
Either intermarriage was common between Catholics...

Either intermarriage was common between Catholics and Protestants in Ireland or it wasn't. It can't be both.
Forum: Family Finder Basics 1st January 2017, 11:30 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 10,683
Posted By kevinduffy
Not in the real world.

Not in the real world.
Forum: Family Finder Basics 1st January 2017, 10:18 AM
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Views: 10,683
Posted By kevinduffy
The problem is that we are talking about history...

The problem is that we are talking about history here. Something either happened or it didn't.
Forum: Family Finder Basics 1st January 2017, 10:17 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 10,683
Posted By kevinduffy
Whether or not you are a liar depends on whether...

Whether or not you are a liar depends on whether or not you are being intentionally misleading. Personally, I don't think you are a liar just delusional. You would rather believe in a fake Irish...
Forum: Family Finder Basics 31st December 2016, 09:31 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 10,683
Posted By kevinduffy
Common and widespread more or less mean the same...

Common and widespread more or less mean the same thing.
Forum: Family Finder Basics 31st December 2016, 09:19 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 10,683
Posted By kevinduffy
All I ask of people is that if they are going to...

All I ask of people is that if they are going to make claims then they should be willing to provide evidence to back up those claims. Why you find that unreasonable is beyond me.
Forum: Family Finder Basics 31st December 2016, 09:18 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 10,683
Posted By kevinduffy
As I have said time and again if intermarriage...

As I have said time and again if intermarriage was common between Catholics and Protestants in Ireland then please provide evidence of it. Am I really supposed to believe that intermarriage was...
Forum: Family Finder Basics 30th December 2016, 10:28 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 10,683
Posted By kevinduffy
Thank you for pointing out that I made my case...

Thank you for pointing out that I made my case that such marriages were rare in Ireland. The reason why I "harped" on is that the poster refuses to acknowledge that such marriages are rare.
Forum: Family Finder Basics 30th December 2016, 10:25 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 10,683
Posted By kevinduffy
Actually she did.

Actually she did.
Forum: Family Finder Basics 30th December 2016, 10:23 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 10,683
Posted By kevinduffy
So you decided to comment on a topic that you...

So you decided to comment on a topic that you knew little about? How was I being rude in asking her to provide evidence to back up her claims?
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