Tongue in cheek - yes - INCEST!
It occurs regularly, and there are some relatives I am related too in a least three
The most confusing example I found (not in my family as it happens).
Was a Brother X & Sister Y marring a Siblings. Sister A & Brother B.
Both had children, who would have been cousins twice over and Genetically identical.
Brother X died, and Sister A died.
Sister Y then married her Brother in Law B and had children, who were cousins &
stepbrothers and sisters too the previous issue of their parents.
They all had common Grandparents.
Little regard was paid to Cannon Law, and the prohibited degrees of marriage it would
Message Received: Jan 30 2014, 11:05 AM
From: "Jennifer Cairns"
Subject: [Dyfed] Doublesided relations
Been meaning to ask this for ages. I have a distant distant cousin, who appears to have a
link with my tree on both sides of the family (VIAboth my grandmothers, then earlier via
the male lines). Must be quite common, but my question is this: - Is there a term for
this type of double relationship ?
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