Issues Affecting American Indians in Tennessee
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  • Michael Lynch, West Tennessee (2008-12)
         member, Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma
  • Pat Cummins, Middle Tennessee (2004-08)
         descendant, Cherokee
  • Mark Cantrell, Middle Tennessee (2010-14)
         unknown tribal affiliation
  •   TN Historical Commission
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  • Brent A. Cox (2008-2012)
    444 Cades Atwood Road
    Milan, Tennessee 38358
    731-723-9994

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    Issues Affecting American Indians in Tennessee


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    Joe White & group, Mormons & finding Jewish DNA

    So maybe Joe White's group is actually descended from the Mormons? But then, there's no mention of the Mormons knowing that Jewish DNA from Joe's group even exists. I wonder why Joe hasn't told them [yet] of their possible relationship?
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    http://www.mormontimes.com/studies_doctrine/research_discoveries/?id=3123

    Hebrew DNA found in South America?

    By Michael De Groote
    MormonTimes.com writer
    Monday, May. 12, 2008


    Was Hebrew DNA recently found in American Indian populations in South America? According to Scott R. Woodward, executive director of Sorenson Molecular Genealogy Foundation, a DNA marker, called the "Cohen modal haplotype," sometimes associated with Hebrew people, has been found in Colombia, Brazil and Bolivia.

    But it probably has nothing to do with the Book of Mormon -- at least not directly.

    For years several critics of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and of the Book of Mormon have claimed that the lack of Hebrew DNA markers in living Native American populations is evidence the book can't be true. They say the book's description of ancient immigrations of Israelites is fictional.

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    read the full story at the link above

    Re: Sorenson Group?

    I guess we're not quoting the Rand Institute,at least.


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