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 ```What is the relationship between a first cousins daughter and her grandfathers brothers daughter?```
 ```Hello. Assume, for purposes of example, that the name of the grandfather is Don. Assume that his brother's name is Ron. Assume that Ron's daughter's name is Bess. Don's children would be first cousins to Bess. Don's grandchildren would be first cousins ONCE REMOVED to Bess. Don's great-grandchildren would be first cousins TWICE REMOVED to Bess. Don's great-great-grandchildren would be first cousins THRICE REMOVED to Bess. So, let's assume that Don has a son named Fred. Fred would be first cousin to Bess. If Fred has a daughter named Mary, she would be first cousin ONCE REMOVED to Bess. If Mary had a daughter named Carrie, she would be first cousin TWICE REMOVED to Bess. If you need to visualize this, see this "consanguinity" chart, courtesy of heirsearch.com: http://www.heirsearch.com/table.htm search strategy: consanguinity table I hope this is clear. If it's not clear, please request clarification and I'll try to explain further.``` Clarification of Answer by juggler-ga on 02 Oct 2002 23:14 PDT ```A web page called lewisgenealogy.com has chart that offers another way of looking at the situation. http://lewisgenealogy.com/relate.html In this chart, you look at it from the point of view of a common ancestor. In my example, the common ancestor would be the parent of Don and Ron. Bess would be the granddaughter of that common ancestor. Her relationship to Don's children, grandchildren, greatchildren, etc. would "first cousin" of varying degrees (first cousin, first cousin once removed, etc.). This can be viewed by reading down the 3rd column of the chart. I hope this is helping.```