Grandma has last child at 51

Catherine McDiarmid-Watt | Wednesday, June 06, 2012 | 0 comments

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My Grandmother (my mom's mother) had her last child when she was 51 years old - in 1953.

She had 16 kids, and three sets were twins...

Large families in Argentina were common back then.

And my family wasn't Catholic, but Protestant...


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