↑ "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M94N-6DR : accessed 6 January 2018), Mary C Burgess in household of Joseph Burgess, Magisterial District 3, Buggs Precinct, Hickman, Kentucky, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 49, sheet 20A, family 382, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,527.
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It may be possible to confirm family relationships with John by comparing test results with other carriers of his ancestors' Y-chromosome or mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with John: