Old Elves

Peter H. Granzeau pgranzeau at cox.net
Wed Feb 15 19:04:17 PST 2006

At 01:17 PM 2/15/2006, Kenneth Gorelick wrote:

>Humans historically began to bear young at age 15-16. With menopause
>30 years away, many of the children would be having children while
>their mothers remained fertile.

I may have mentioned it before, but I am aware of a case, near where 
I live, of a 37 year old great-grandmother.  That's correct--three 
successive generations of 12 year old children were impregnated and 
gave birth at 13.

Regards, Pete
pgranzeau at cox.net