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Some pedigree! (Posted on 2011-09-26) Difficulty: 3 of 5

John Snoggs: "… Listen again. You happen to be my father's brother in-law, my brother's father in-law and also my father's in-law brother.
You see, my father was…"

Abridged from Dudeney's " Amusements in Mathematics" (1917)

You might be surprised : what follows is a logical, coherent explanation.
Can you provide one?

No Solution Yet Submitted by Ady TZIDON    
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re: Possible solution | Comment 2 of 4 |
(In reply to Possible solution by broll)

X marries his own daughter? Brrrrr
  Posted by joe on 2012-01-26 19:24:46

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