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My family’s blood runs part a smidgen Irish, part German, and a shitload of Ukrainian. My mother’s maiden name is Zvir, and my father’s mother’s maiden name was Stienmetz. Since it was my great grand mother and father who migrated from Ukraine, I’m technically third generation Ukrainian-American (mostly). No, I don’t have a particular fascination to focus in on this background.
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