And now for something completely different. How would you like to map out the pedigrees and descendants of these people?
- H. G. Wells
- Albert Einstein
- Edgar Allen Poe
- James Watt
- Atahualpa -the last Inca Emperor who married his sister
- Emperor Suinin – the 11th Emperor of Japan who had two chief wives (empress), one of whom was his first cousin. He also had six consorts and he fathered 17 children.
- Charles Darwin
- Philip II of Spain
You can watch a YouTube video hosted by Simon Whistler at: https://youtu.be/xFMmJMlyqnY.
Then there are the royal families of Europe who intermarried amongst their own families most of the time. Of course, this caused a lot of medical problems. Take a look at the following chart of the British royals and their spouses in order to see why they had all these problems:
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I wonder what their DNA markers looked like?