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descendant

noun child, family, future generation, heir, issue, kin, lineage, offshoot, offspring, posterity, scion, succeeding generation, successor
Associated concepts: descendants of the line, direct descennant, lawful descendants, lineal descendant or heir, lineal descendants
See also: derivative, heir, kindred, offshoot, successor
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African descendents in Latin America have followed the lead of indigenous groups in attempting to take political action for the securing of collective rights, yet they are confronted with specific obstacles that do not exist for other groups in Latin America.
Mahan is among 200 Borchard descendents who gathered Saturday for a potluck picnic and reunion at the community center in Newbury Park that bears the family name - one of the many landmarks and street signs that are testaments to the importance of one of the area's founding families.
It teaches that only white Anglo-Saxons are true human beings, descendents of Adam and Eve.
Shirley Gladu is a volunteer working for the descendents.
They're descendents from the Germanic Lutherans that settled the Barossa Valley.
I am particularly interested in contacting the direct descendents of JamesHenryHaymes and Stanley Francis Haymes since it appears that thesetwosiblingsspentall their lives inBirmingham.
Later ones reflect confusion of identity, of the descendents of settlers coming to terms with past transgressions and of being both First Nations and Canadian for the descendents of those colonized.
Jodhpur, Sep 15 (ANI): Members of Mudgal Gotra (clan) dave families, claiming to be descendents of the powerful demon king Ravana offered 'Pind Daan' as a part of the homage to departed souls, observed during the fortnight named Pitra Paksha at a temple dedicated to him in Jodhpur.
WEST BROOKFIELD - Many direct descendents of the 13 families of original settlers of the Quaboag Plantation, established in 1660, will be coming here to visit in October.
Now after carefully keeping the items, Danny Maher has enlisted the help of friend John Harvey and they hope to reunite the letters, postcards and photos with descendents of the 34-year-old Kingsman.
William's place in English history is momentous and his descendents have ruled the nation ever since.
I AM looking for any descendents of Adelaide Victoria Prosser and Richard Alfred Urwick Lowe.