What does double first cousins double second cousins and cousins once removed mean?

Answer Double first cousins arise when two siblings reproduce with another set of siblings and the resulting children are related to each other through both parents' families. Double first cousins share b... Read More »

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What is the difference between first cousins and second cousins?

First cousins are the children of your aunt or uncle (the children of your parent's siblings). Second cousins are the grandchildren of your great aunts and great uncles (the siblings of your grandp... Read More »

What are first cousins and second cousins?

A first cousin is the child of your one of your parent's brothers or sisters. A second cousin is the grandchild of one of your grandparent's brothers or sisters.

Are second cousins and once removed cousins the same?

No. Second cousins are grandchildren of two people who were siblings (brother or sister to each other) Being once removed cousins means your at least a generation older or younger than your once ... Read More »

Are your parents' first cousins your second cousins?

Your parent's first cousins are your "first cousins once removed".When referring to cousins, the number indicates (first, second etc) indicates the number of generations since you had a common ance... Read More »