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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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If they didn't know the symbol was an insult to the decendants of slaves, she told them, it was about time they learned it.
The mean age of the decendants was 35 years (range: 2-79 years).
iii) No accommodation to be made to directors, chief executives, sponsors their spouses and lineal ascendants and decendants or to firms and companies in which they have an interest as a partner, director or shareholder.
If grandad went to Spain to fight with the International Brigade it would have been between 1936-38 and I'm looking for decendants of families who may have lived in both Housewife lane and Swainby Road to ask if any one else had someone fighting with the Brigade in Spain or knew of my gran and grandad.
I WISH to trace any decendants of my grandmother's brother.
And, within five years, can be directly responsible for more than 20,000 decendants.
William de Hartburn moved to Whessington at Bishop Skirlaws request in the late 1300s; taking the name of Washington in 1490, Gilbert de Washington decendants sailed to the Virginia colonies starting the Washington dynasty.
I AM looking for the decendants of my dad's brother Stanley Jones .