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June Pelo
06-11-07, 21:38
This appeared on the Finngen site:

Two male descendants of princely Russian extraction agreed to have their DNA tested, and they were found to Finno-Ugrian descent (haplogroup N). See these websites:

The Rurik line is of interest to the many Americans of colonial heritage who also claim royal ancestry because the European royals married into the Rurik Dynasty (or vice versa) - most notably King Henry I of France and Anna, daughter of Yaroslav I the Wise of Kiev.