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What are the odds? Do you think I may be grandparent to twins one day?

My sister AND brother are grandparents of twin boys!

 
bertie4

Asked by bertie4 at 8:13 PM on Jan. 4, 2011 in General Parenting

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Answers (9)
  • that would be something all of you guys grandparents to twins:) i sure hope it happens
    premiemom18

    Answer by premiemom18 at 2:38 AM on Jan. 5, 2011

  • Depends on the kind of twins --and the age of your children when they have children.

    Older mothers are much more likely to have twins (pure evolution, there: older mothers are less likely to have babies survive) and only fraternal twins run in families.
    LindaClement

    Answer by LindaClement at 8:15 PM on Jan. 4, 2011

  • I would say they are pretty high, if the twins run in your family.
    older

    Answer by older at 8:14 PM on Jan. 4, 2011

  • It's possible you could be a grandparent to twins one day.
    sweetpea1217

    Answer by sweetpea1217 at 8:15 PM on Jan. 4, 2011

  • Yes, the possibly does stack in your favor.

    musicmom08

    Answer by musicmom08 at 8:18 PM on Jan. 4, 2011

  • Could be. Who knows.
    Mom2Just1

    Answer by Mom2Just1 at 8:35 PM on Jan. 4, 2011

  • 50% yes, 50% no
    Roadfamily6now

    Answer by Roadfamily6now at 8:57 PM on Jan. 4, 2011

  • Twins are honestly mostly flukes of nature. Fraternal twins - fertile woman or fertility drugs. Identical twins - the egg splits at just the right time.
    You have a chance...same as anyone else.
    twinsplus2more

    Answer by twinsplus2more at 10:15 PM on Jan. 4, 2011

  • Could be. Its the mother's side that decides the amount of children there will be. The father has nothing to do with it so if twins run in the female's sides of the family (all generations included), you have a good chance.
    CalebsMommy0220

    Answer by CalebsMommy0220 at 10:25 PM on Jan. 4, 2011