When Myrtie May Bridges was born in March 1894 in Georgia, her father, John, was 35, and her mother, Minnie, was 32. She married Veal Martin Alewine in 1911. She then married Jasper Benoni Strickland in 1926. She died on December 19, 1965, in Clarke, Georgia, at the age of 71.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Myrtie by comparing test results with other carriers of her ancestors' mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known mtDNA test-takers in her direct maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Myrtie: