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descendant

(dĭ-sĕn′dənt)
n.
One whose descent can be traced to a particular individual or group: a descendant of Queen Victoria; descendants of a prize-winning horse.
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According to the Royal Family website, after The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh decided that they would like their own direct descendants to be distinguished from the rest of the Royal Family as Windsor, they also decided that The Queen's descendants, other than those with the style of Royal Highness and the title of Prince/Princess, or female descendants who marry, would carry the name of Mountbatten-Windsor.
Many descendants and others with an interest in Georgetown's affairs argue that the commitment to give descendants preferential treatment in the admissions process does not go far enough.
Christopher Ervin and Abraham's Descendants is an award winning 40 member professional choir comprised of singers from North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and Maryland.
The plaque, which arrived on the island this month, matches one erected at an earlier reunion of 200 descendants at the farm allocated to the family after they emigrated to Victoria.
He said that the Israeli border with Gaza does not stop the firing of rockets into Israeli territory, and that opening the border with Jordan to the descendants of refugees will create a demographic disaster which Israel will not be able to prevent.
Sandra Green Thomas, president of the GU272 Descendants Association, told worshippers no other group had shown more faith in the U.
The racial and ethnic gaps in unemployment are decreasing, however African descendants are still more likely to be underemployed.
The reunion is open to all descendants of Carlo Bianchi and their partners.
We have planned extensive events for descendants in July in Tramore, Co Waterford, Ireland and would welcome their participation.
Current-day Marston descendants approached the author, who is also a descendant, and provided much genealogical material for safekeeping as well as their own partial family trees.
The descendants of the sister left behind in England are a bin man and a window cleaner.
Descendants was the fifth most watched TV film ever when shown in the US.