JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Re: Cohen from Halevi #general


Martin Fischer
 

I believe it is possible for a Cohen family to be descended >from Levites.
A paternal line on my family tree that has Cohen and Kagan surnames has a
tradition handed down >from earlier generations that they are not Kohanes.
This was confirmed when I had one of the men in that direct paternal line
take the Family Tree DNA Y-DNA test.
As expected, they did not have the Cohen genetic marker.

Martin Fischer
Oak Park, Illinois USA
The Fischer and Levin family history web site can be seen at
http://martinfischer.webs.com/

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