Saturday, August 23, 2008
131, 132 and 133
Yep. Three new members. Billy James Berry, #122, and Harold Bernard Berry, #123, are new Y-DNA37 purchases taking advantage of the FTDNA sale and both expected to match the Orange Co., NC Berrys which will give that family ten persons tested.
Our 133rd participant, on the other hand, is William C. Stribling, #124, who comes to us with 37 markers already reported because he matches no Striblings but does match exactly four Berry Plain Berrys. This warrants further investigation and we believe that membership in this Project will facilitate that.
It seems pretty clear from these matches that Bill is genetically a Berry Plain Berry.
And here's their obligatory TMRCA -