He also firmly believes that they are our ancestors, lying on the same branch of our family tree.
The branches of my family tree were bowed with squires, judges, ministers, senators, and colonial dames.
She comes from a deeply religious background, which has four nuns and two priests in the family tree.
If he had known his family tree, his parents could have said, ‘You’re going to seminary.
And her husband is an Italian count with Agnellis on his family tree.
Down on the ground, under the family tree, were some empty cocoanut shells.
So much for the male branch of the family tree, but this is only half.
Possibly he preferred to leave the family tree naked, that his unaided rise to eminence might the more impress the chance reader.
Your mother never said much about your Mentorian family tree, I suppose?
His whole life has been turned into a lie—his family tree, too.