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Who is in your family? - December 24th 2010, 03:50 AM

As a teacher, I've noticed how many different 'types' of families there are. So I was wondering who is in yours?

2 dogs
Grandma - my mom's mom

(my dad passed away 2 yrs ago)

extended family - counting both sides: 5 uncles, 4 aunts, 27 cousins. And more, who I don't really know.

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Re: Who is in your family? - December 24th 2010, 03:54 AM

Brother (somewhere out there)
No pets

Two aunts
Four uncles
Four cousins
Two grandparents

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Re: Who is in your family? - December 24th 2010, 04:58 AM

My immediate family in the household are parents, myself and pets. Outside, there are near-by grandparents (mother's side) and 1-2 cousins, 1 aunt and 1 uncle. Sometimes there are 2 uncles, 1 aunt and 2-3 additional cousins depending if they're in the province or not.

For extended family, it's enormous. There are at least 8 uncles and aunts and probably double that of cousins whom I know. There are many more whom I don't know of but they happen to know me. At some weddings, there were over 40 aunts, 40 uncles, 1-2 godparents that I know of (may be more) and around 80 cousins or more. Most are in other countries or somewhere else in Canada but when they gather for one event, it's an enormous amount. I'm told there are even more who don't always attend and neither of my parents know the exact amount as it's too many for both of them to count. Plus, many extended family members know them but my parents haven't a clue who those family members are.

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Re: Who is in your family? - December 24th 2010, 05:01 AM

My family is:
My mom


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Re: Who is in your family? - December 24th 2010, 05:45 AM

My mom
My step-dad
2 kittys

My dad
4 grandparents
1 greatgrandmother
2 or 3 uncles
Quite a few cousins

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Re: Who is in your family? - December 24th 2010, 06:29 AM

Biological Family:


Real Family:


Ex. Fam

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Re: Who is in your family? - December 24th 2010, 07:23 AM

My mum, my dad, my sister, at home. Then my brother, sister in law and niece. My grandmother. I also have twelve aunts and three uncles.
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Re: Who is in your family? - December 24th 2010, 07:30 AM

Whom i live with:
2 dogs

extended family:
6 aunts
7 uncles
22 or so cousins
+ more but yeaaaaaah

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Re: Who is in your family? - December 24th 2010, 05:22 PM

Future step-mom (my mom left us)

Dog named Fred
Guinea pig

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Re: Who is in your family? - December 24th 2010, 07:46 PM

My family:

My dad's family:
My grandmother
My grandfather
4 aunts
5 uncles
Each uncle/aunt has at least 2 kids we are 22 cousins and 3 great-grandsons
Last time we all got together it was about 3 years ago and it was crazy.

My mom's family
My grandmother
My grandfather
My mom she is the only girl in her family
4 uncles
10 cousins.

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Re: Who is in your family? - December 25th 2010, 01:25 AM

My Immediate family:
My mom
My dad (unforunately >.>)
My sister
My brother
My best friend (she really is like family to me. Our families both act as if we're siblings)

Extended Family:
removed- family (hard to explain lol)
great grandparents
great aunts and uncles

And, well, those are the family members I know and talk to. I'm sure there are many more I'm unaware of.. lol

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Re: Who is in your family? - December 25th 2010, 05:45 PM

mom's side:
me, mom.

nana, papa, aunt.

dad's side:
me, dad, his wife.

two stepbrothers, stepniece, stepnephew, stepgrandparents, aunt, uncle, four cousins, seven second-cousins, brother, sister, brother-in-law, sister-in-law, nephew, three nieces.

and probably many more very extended family i never see.

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