The irish and highland scots have the highest percentage of redhead genes in the world. There are accounts by saint columba as early as the 6th century when he first set up the monestary on iona. Moscow and every big european city were originally finnic town and commercial place. * middle east has always been a land of much traffic. And most cultures have created celestial, or astronomical temple calendars. The finns didn’t invent the idea. Or possibly a remnant of the bell beaker folk?
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Blond or grey hair would stain read in bog water, so it’s not a reliable indicator. On his side of the family, his geneology traces back to an ancient lur tribe of the persian race with arab, mongol/hazara/afghan influences.