Hungarian Genetic Groups #hungary

Leslie Weinberg <lbw50@...>
 

Okay, can someone explain to me, having descended >from a Hungarian
speaking grandmother (great grandparents >from the same town) how I
wound up mtDNA Haplogroup A??? Leslie Weinberg


H-SIG Digest for Monday, April 17, 2006.

1. Haplogroup K
2. Using census data in AHD
3. Re: DNA and Hungarian

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Subject: Haplogroup K
From: Vivian Kahn <vkahn@...>
Date: Sun, 16 Apr 2006 22:58:41 -0700
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Dear Ethel,

All of my grandparents and my father were born in pre-Trianon
Hungary. My mother was born in NYC a few years after her parents
arrived. I am Haplogroup K and have the same mutations that are
shared by many other Ashkenazi Jews. Some lived in Hungary, others
in the Ukraine, Russia, Lithuania, and other places where Ashkenazi
Jews settled. I'm not inclined to share my medical history with the
world but find genetic research of interest because it may help us
to trace migration patterns.

Vivian Kahn, Oakland, CA
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