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November 2019: New Essay!
    ‘The Merkins Family: Connecting the Capehart and Terry Lineages’

October 2019: Major Revision
    ‘The Villwocks of Berrien County, Michigan’

October 2019: New Essay!
    ‘The Toulmin Family of Lancashire, England’

September 2019: Minor Revision: Essay with at-DNA evidence:
    ‘Thomas Tolman (1608-1690) of Dorchester, Massachusetts’

August 2019: The Much Anticipated, Revised Essay has been Posted.
    ‘Addendum 1. ‘Analysis of Y-DNA Markers Relevant to Thomas Terry of Bucks b 1653′

March 2019: New updated essay with at-DNA evidence!
    ‘Who was Henry Capehart (1756-1820) and who was his wife?

January 2019: New Essay!
    ‘Identification of William Thomas Shields (1859-1899)’

September 2018: New Expanded Essays with Major Revisions:
  ‘Five Generations of the Terry Family of Bucks County, Pennsylvania’
  ‘Addendum 2. Descendants of Thomas Terry (1711-1792) of Bucks Co., Pennsylvania’

August 2018: New Essays!
Three new explanatory essays were added under the ‘Tutorial’ tab:
        ‘about the essays…’
        ‘What you want/need to know about DNA/Y-DNA
        ‘The Dead have no Rights’

AND a new essay:
    ‘The Lott Family of Marion County, Mississippi’

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