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CUKev

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Re: I had my DNA tested last July


Used ancestry.com. It was interesting because I had several large percentages that I expected based on my family history. Then there were a half dozen tiny percentages (less than 2% but more than Warrens Native American percentage) that were totally out of nowhere. North African, South Asian, Finnish, Portuguese, etc. I guess that makes me African-American??

Oh, wait. A month ago, ancestry.com emailed me with revised results and most of those tiny percentages are now gone and the larger percentages changed. Even more Native American than what's on my Bureau of Indian Affairs card. It's an estimate, of course.

I have way, way, way, way more NA DNA than Warren. I have tribal membership. I look NA. But I don't run around claiming to be Indian because it would be an insult to those who really live the lifestyle. She's a sham.

(In response to this post by McKelvie)

Posted: 10/16/2018 at 3:27PM



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  Re: Yes, it was meant to be sarcasm -- CUKev 10/16/2018 5:14PM
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  And -- HooYahBUFF 10/17/2018 4:30PM
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