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ancestry (n.)

"series or line of ancestors, descent from ancestors," early 14c., auncestrie, from Old French ancesserie "ancestry, ancestors, forefathers," from ancestre (see ancestor); spelling modified in English by influence of ancestor.

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Definitions of ancestry from WordNet

ancestry (n.)
the descendants of one individual;
Synonyms: lineage / line / line of descent / descent / bloodline / blood line / blood / pedigree / origin / parentage / stemma / stock
ancestry (n.)
inherited properties shared with others of your bloodline;
From wordnet.princeton.edu