That is what Wiki is all about in case of controversy. Do we need two scientists? I am concerned that most of the discussion here is central to Europe
Ripley, even thoug hes talkin on race:. I must say that some of that Danish-Saxon component may have come in prehistory Maglemosian culture, Megalithic currentsnot all is necessarily historical Anglo-Saxon or Viking input. There is no need to argue for the inclusion of the other Insular peoples, but if they should be included, then why not other groups who are closely related to the English even if not considered by some as being as similar.
You should know that in Canada we are given the option of ticking off more than one box on the census form if we want to, so when you see the number of people in the Canadian census who say they are English, many are also ticking off another box such as Irish, Scottish, etc, They are not truly saying they are pure English, but a mix.
It clearly has at the top a link to the demographics of England as a nation, but this article is not about England as a nation. Take your statement on Alex's talk page: "I fail to see any connection between English people and Frisian or Dutch people. If you do not agree, send a letter to Brian Sykes, I am just a messenger.
As you will understand this is my last contribution in this discussion page. The genetic evidence shows that a large proportion of Irish Celts, on both the male and female side, did arrive from Iberia at or the same time as farming reached the Isles. Alun23 October UTC.
I should be able to get hold of a copy of the paper from work when I go back on Monday, we have access to most molecular biology journals online there. But as I said, I think that you can read yourself what I have posted above and the entire book. Bretagne 4421 July UTC.
How this happened is partially answered in principle, if not in precise detail, in the written accounts of leaders and battles.
And what of the Celts we know — the Irish, Scots and Welsh? Like, the chromosomes 17 has the gene SOX9, that activates TDF transcription factor, this is essential in determining the male sex as this factor is encoded by the SRY gene found on the Y chromosome. How quaint; TharkunColl only believes that prehistorical issues are relevant to modern ethnic character when it suits him and you, Enzedbrit.
I am questioning the statistics used here on religion since they are not really needed. No one can take anyone else seriously anymore down that road.