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Twins, Triplets and other multiples

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  • Eddie Mae McClain (1905 - 1982)
    Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy : Jul 14 2018, 18:41:11 UTC
  • Lettie May McClain (1905 - 1985)
    Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy : Jul 14 2018, 18:41:11 UTC
  • Melvin Leo Schrack (1878 - 1965)
    Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : Jun 30 2018, 15:07:11 UTC
  • Adelbart Byron Schrack (1878 - 1968)
    Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : Jun 30 2018, 15:07:11 UTC
  • Lloyd Ezra Failor (1919 - 2012)
    WWII Service Info: M Sgt US Army Air Forces, Purple Heart, Air Medal POW: July 28, 1944, Germany ----------------------------------------------------------------------- From Obituary Lloy...

This project is for profiles that are born twins, triplets or other multiple births.

The chance of conceiving spontaneous triplets is as high as 1 in 8,000 (1 in 500,000 for identical triplets), there’s no question that multiples are somewhat of a rarity.

Notables

  • Mrs. Vassilyeva (wife of Feodor Vassilyev), who gave birth to 69 children: 16 pairs of twins, 7 sets of triplets, and 4 sets of quadruplets.
  • Scrooge McDuck’s three nephews, Huey, Dewey, and Louie, are identical triplets!!
  • The psychiatrist who invented the Five Stages of Grief, Elisabeth Kübler-Ross, was an identical triplet.
  • MLB baseball players Dennis Cook, Luis Gonzalez, Dave Righetti, and Phil Hiatt are all fathers of triplets.
  • Richard Thomas, a.k.a. “John-Boy Walton,” has triplets.
  • At one time; Franklin Pierce, George Washington, and Mary Magdaline Wolf [Lehman] were the oldest Triplets in the USA, January 4, 1902. Their parents also had a set up Twins; John B. and William D. Lehman

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