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Genealogical surprises: an Irish root

Miles Riley came as a surprise. While happily American, I’ve always known my ethnic background to be Dutch, Norwegian, English, and Danish, roughly in that order. After years of research, this is supported by both documents and DNA. However, through … Continue reading

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