To determine the relationship you have with another:
~ Pick the closest Common Ancestor you have with the person.
~ The closest ancestor is represented in the left top corner - Common Ancestor
~ Use the top row to determine your relationship to the Common Ancestor
~ Use the far left row to determine the other person's relationship to the Common Ancestor
~ Follow your column and their row, where the two intersect in the chart, is your relationship to each other.
|Common Ancestor||Child||Grandchild||Great Grandchild||2-Great Grandchild||3-Great Grandchild||4-Great Grandchild|
|Child||Sibling||Niece/ Nephew||Grand Niece/ Nephew||Great Grand Niece/ Nephew||2-Great Grand Niece/ Nephew||3-Great Grand Niece/ Nephew|
|Grandchild||Niece/ Nephew||First Cousin||First Cousin Once Removed||First Cousin Twice Removed||First Cousin Thrice Removed||First Cousin Four Times Removed|
|Great Grandchild||Grand Niece/ Nephew||First Cousin Once Removed||Second Cousin||Second Cousin Once Removed||Second Cousin Twice Removed||Second Cousin Thrice Removed|
|2-Great Grandchild||Great Grand Niece/ Nephew||First Cousin Twice Removed||Second Cousin Once Removed||Third Cousin||Third Cousin Once Removed||Third Cousin Twice Removed|
|3-Great Grandchild||2-Great Grand Niece/ Nephew||First Cousin Thrice Removed||Second Cousin Twice Removed||Third Cousin Once Removed||Fourth Cousin||Fourth Cousin Once Removed|
|4-Great Grandchild||3-Great Grand Niece/ Nephew||First Cousin Four Times Removed||Second Cousin Thrice Removed||Third Cousin Twice Removed||Fourth Cousin Once Removed||Fifth Cousin|
This Chart can continue on to infinity by adding rows and columns.
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