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de la Roche medieval weekend

Heritage Llangwm have organised a de la Roche medieval weekend on 29 April – 1 May 2017 in Llangwm, Wales.  There will be a re-enactment of the wedding of Sir David and Lady Johanna de la Roche which took place on … Continue reading

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Heritage Llangwm Project and Roche DNA result

The Llangwm History Society has received a Heritage grant to research the Flemish settlement of South Pembrokeshire and restore St. Jerome’s Church.  The church was built towards the end of the 12th century by Flemish craftsmen and funded by the De la Roche family. … Continue reading

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Change of Y-DNA haplogroup names by FTDNA

Last year Family Tree DNA (FTDNA) changed their naming system for the Y-DNA haplogroups.  This has been a work in progress over the past year and there is still more work to be done by FTDNA.  The new naming convention … Continue reading

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National DNA Day promotion from FTDNA

FamilyTree DNA is having a special promotion for National DNA Day, Friday 15 April.  Details are as follows: DNA Day is April 15th! Starting at 12:00 PM on April 14th, join the celebration! New customers: Y-DNA12…… $59 Y-DNA37…… $129 …mtDNA……… … Continue reading

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