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Group Q Origins

Posted: Fri Jan 24, 2014 12:47 am
by morrisondna
So far, all Group Q Morrisons seem to descend from a James Morrison who settled in Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania, about 1730. The family then migrated to Rowan (Iredell) County, North Carolina. A separate DNA project has been established for this Group as well as a Yahoo discussion group. The group has tested positive for SNP DF-41 (See General DNA discussion.)

Re: Group Q Origins

Posted: Thu Sep 04, 2014 11:48 pm
by georgeetta
my family was in Lanarkshire about 1840 or 1800 .

the largest Morrison population area ..in census ..has anybody narrowed down ..where they began ??

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dave

Re: Group Q Origins

Posted: Mon Sep 08, 2014 11:48 am
by morrisondna
We need to remember that Lanarkshire includes Glasgow. By the mid to late 1700's people were moving to Glasgow from all over due to jobs created by the Industrial Revolution. Here is a link:

http://www.theglasgowstory.com/storyc.php