Re: FTDNA analysis question #dna

SVass <SVass@...>

Simply put, one-third of all direct paternal descendants >from a common
father will have zero mutations at 37 markers after seven generations.
Family Finder probably will not show a connection.
Sam Vass
Kent, WA, USA

On Dec 12, 2012, Alison Greengard wrote:

Can anyone explain why someone with a different surname, has an exact
Y-DNA 37 marker match with my husband, can trace his lineage via that
other surname back to the 1750's, yet doesn't show up in Family Finder?

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