Re: From Which Viewpoint Are Cousins Named? #general #names

David Brostoff

On Jun 13, 2020, at 4:02 PM, carl.kaplan via <> wrote:

Ancestry says she is my 2nd cousin, once removed (up a generation). That seems to be from her viewpoint. I then checked the great-granddaughter of my grandfather. This time Ancestry looked at it from my viewpoint, and labeled her my 1st cousin, once removed.
Others have answered your question, but just so I understand, where is Ancestry giving you this information?


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