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Descendants of Mungo : Emigration to Canada, The First Generation of Canadian McNabbs 1848-1916

| October 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Written by Peter McNabb Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 3127 pmcnabb@bigpond.net.au September 2016 1. Introduction I grew up with the view that my great-grandfather Archibald McNabb and his eight brothers and sisters emigrated to Canada in 1848 and 1849 to escape the harsh conditions and despair of the Scottish Highlands, and that they subsequently enjoyed the opportunities […]

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Clan Macnab DNA Project

| May 10, 2016 | 6 Comments

Recent advances in DNA analysis now make it possible to learn things about our past that were impossible only a few short years ago. The Clan Macnab DNA Project will have its initial focus on yDNA , as we believe this has the most potential. Because YDNA is passed on unchanged and uncombined from fathers […]

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