Ancestry of Oprah Winfrey- From her troubled childhood, Oprah Winfrey has grown into a household name, achieving success as a talk show host, actress, producer, publisher, and activist.
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Ancestry of Pope John Paul II- Explore the humble Polish ancestry of Karol Wojtyla, known to the world as Pope John Paul II.
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Ancestry of Rev. Al Sharpton- The Reverend Alfred "Al" Sharpton is a well-known civil rights activist and Pentacostal minister.
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BURNS (BURNESS) : Robert Burns Family History- The most famous member of the Burness family is the poet Robert Burns. He signed his name Robert Burness until March 1786. This page contains information on his family including his wife, Jean Armour, the other women he had relationships with, and many of his descendants.
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Chopinís roots traced to 1444- Polish researchers extend composerís genealogical tree further into the past. An article published in The Nation (Thailand), November 6, 2005.
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Colonial Hall: The Biographies of the Founding Fathers- Colonial Hall now contains 103 biographical sketches of America's founding fathers, divided up into 3 groups: Signers of the Declaration, Signers of the Articles of Confederation, Signers of the U. S. Constitution
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Descent from Genghis Khan- Descent from Genghis Khan is traceable primarily in Central Asia. With the recent popularity of genealogical DNA testing, a wider circle of people started to claim descent from the great conqueror.
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Franklin Families Genetics Project- Proposal to Use Benjamin Franklin's Y-Chromosome to Settle Some Family Traditions about Relationships to Benjamin
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J. K. Rowling Family Tree- Joanne (J.K.) Rowling was born in Chipping Sodbury near Bristol, England, on 31 July 1965. This is also the birthday of her famous wizard charachter Harry Potter.
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Lizzie Borden's Ancestry.- On August 12, 1892 Lizzie Borden was arrested for the murders of her parents. Lizzie's trial took place in Fall River from 05 June to 19 June, 1893. After one hour of deliberations, the jury returned its verdict -- not guilty on all counts.
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