Handy abbreviations

Frequently — and especially as things delve deeper into the past — I start to use the shorthand of "#ggp" for "Nth great-grandparent." 

In terms of generation counting, just add two to the degree of great-grandparentage (e.g., 41ggp = 43 generations).

Likewise, for Nth cousins X times removed, I frequently use NxX, e.g., 7x5 = "seventh cousin, five times removed".

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