Random quote: "We are not asking for a complete opening of NATO’s door, just a small enough opening so that Lithuania can get through it." Lithuanian Prime Minister Gediminas Vagnorius, speaking to journalists in July, 1998 - (Added by: Tomas Baranauskas)
Is Erik Barteit descendant of Grand Duke Gediminas? [Frozen]
Posted 2010-03-19 18:49 (#76108) Subject: Is Erik Barteit descendant of Grand Duke Gediminas?
Y-DNA (37 + 3 additional markers) database including Rurikid and Gediminid princes and those males who are also suspecting their descent either from Rurik (the 1st Russian prince, 9th century), or from Gedimin (The Grand Duke of Lithuania, 13th cent.). Contains currently the following surnames, Rurikids : Czetwertynski, Gagarin, Gorchakov, Kosonen, Khilkov, Kropotkin, Lobanov-Rostovsky, Mozarowski (and variants), Mozhaysky, Myshetsky, Niewmierzycki (and variants), Obolensky, Ossowiecki, Poscharsky, Putyatin, Puzyna, Rostowsky, Rzhevsky, Shahovskoi, Solomin, Szuyski, Tolloczko, Vadbolsky and Volkonsky, and Gediminids : Golitsin (Galitzine), Khovanskii (Chowanski), Chartorisky (Czartoryski), Trab, Trubetskoy (Trubecki), Urban(owicz), Svistunov, Cuthie (Jakutowicz), Barteit.