Traditional Family Organization

Nyles Davidheiser - Senegal


February 13, 2017

  Traditional Family Organization

 

MOTHER                      FATHER
THE SISTERS      THE BROTHERS
OF YOUR             OF YOUR FATHER
MOTHER ARE           ARE YOUR YOUR MOTHERS.     FATHERS.

 

The brothers of     The sisters of
your mother are    your father are
your Uncles.          your Aunts.

 

THE CHILDREN     THE CHILDREN
OF THOSE              OF THOSE
MOTHERS ARE      FATHERS ARE
YOUR BROTHERS YOUR BROTHER
AND SISTERS.       AND SISTERS.

 

The children of     The children of
those Uncles         those Aunts
are your cousins.  are cousins.

 

  ***Cousins you should marry***

 

-Mother selects sons wife
-Father selects daughters husband

Nyles Davidheiser