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A AberDNA Founding Member for the inaugural season 2018-19 & 2019-20

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Graeme Watson

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Aberdonian by birth - life long Aberdeen Football Club supporter - member by choice.
A AberDNA Founding Member for the inaugural season 2018-19 & 2019-20.

Born in the U.K I have one adult daughter, 3 grand-daughters and 1 grandson. I am a Trade Qualified Pastrycook/chef re-trained in I.T., one of the reasons for this website. An amateur genealogist/historian, tracing my family tree's connection to Aberdeen Football Club's official's, player's and staff from 1881 to 2019 from my personal family tree.

My DNA

Aberdeenshire - 50.3%
(Living DNA, sub-region)

Scotland and Ireland - 58%
(AncestryDNA, overview)

Scottish, Irish and Welsh - 56.5%
(My Heritage, overview)


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Graeme Watson's AberDNA Membership Package 2018 - Copyright © 2018 Graeme Watson.

AberDNA 2018


Joined the 29th March 2018, the launch day of AberDNA.
Each founding member received an exclusive souvenir package that included a shirt that carries the AberDNA founding member branding. Each member is recognised at Pittodrie and given the opportunity to help shape the future of the club.

Aberdonian by birth - life long Aberdeen Football Club supporter/member by choice.

Meeting Aberdeen F.C. 1981-82


Scottish Cup QF, Sat 6th Mar 1982,
Aberdeen 4 v 2 Kilmarnock

Strachan (2), McGhee, Simpson

Pittodrie Stadium home dressing room with Doug Bell, Jim Leighton, Derek Hamilton, Neil Simpson, Stuart Kennedy shaking hands with Graeme Watson, Gordon Strachan, Andy Watson, Alex McLeish, Steve Cowan, John Hewitt, John McMaster and Drew Jarvie.


(Went on to win the Scottish Cup)
Scottish Cup QF Sat 6th Mar 1982, Aberdeen 4 v 2 Kilmarnock, Pittodrie Stadium home dressing room with Doug Bell, Jim Leighton, Derek Hamilton, Neil Simpson, Stuart Kennedy shaking hands with Graeme Watson, Gordon Strachan, Andy Watson, Alex McLeish, Steve Cowan, John Hewitt, John McMaster and Drew Jarvie - Copyright © 2019 Graeme Watson.

  • Acknowledgments: To my Mum for the help she has given me in my genealogy journey.
    To the various individual's who gave me permission to use images/content on this site, and all other individual's who have helped along the way, Thank You. If anyone was omitted from these acknowledgments, I offer my sincerest apologies.

    DNA results from: Living DNA 2018, AncestryDNA 2017-18, My Heritage 2017.
    Divider Background: Aberdeen Maternity Hospital, Aberdeen, Scotland, 2015 - Copyright © 2018 Graeme Watson.
    Header Background: Aberdeen Football Club, Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen, Scotland, 2015 - Copyright © 2019 Graeme Watson.

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Aberdeen F.C. - Family/DNA
An un-official compilation of the family tree of Aberdeen Football Club's official's, player's and staff from 1881 to 2019 from my personal family tree.

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