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Dating a Cousin
Dating his cousin – Cheryl Action Jackson
In matters of the heart, there is little accounting for who you might fall in love with. Even after you have scoured the world, you may decide on someone closer home as the right partner for you. Dating a cousin usually raises eyebrows but it nevertheless is more common than people think. So if you are dating a cousin or wondering if you should, here are a few things to keep in mind. Potential for a consanguineous relationship A consanguineous relationship is one where the partners are related by blood or in other words descended from the same ancestor. So even if you are casually dating a cousin, the potential is there for a consanguineous relationship. According to genetics, consanguinity is defined according to the amount of shared identical DNA or the genetic material between two individuals.
Dating first cousin
The former governor of New York famous for being unmerciful on criminals married his second cousin, unbeknownst to him. Giuliani thought Regina Peruggi was a third cousin, but he later discovered she was his second. The famous outlaw Jesse James broke more laws than we know well, at least it would have been illegal today —James married his first cousin, Zerelda Mimms, with whom he had two children. Einstein held a lot of knowledge, but no knowledge of the dangers of procreating with a close relative. He lost many fans over this move.
Skip to content. What are the pros and cons legally and morally of dating your 1st cousin? To make a long story short, my cousin and I became close friends, then fell in love with each other. We have that "don't care" attitude on what others say or think about our relationship, but are curious anyway.