Example sentences for: paternity

How can you use “paternity” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Autumn Jackson was convicted of trying to extort $40 million from Bill Cosby . Her lawyer is contemplating a paternity suit, which might oblige Cosby to take a blood test.

  • A and B haplotypes were determined in 605 unrelated white subjects from Alabama (children and their mothers and/or putative fathers) who had undergone testing to establish paternity.

  • Dr. Charles Boyd had tried to prove this paternity with his brain-chunk, but Einstein's DNA proved “too denatured to decipher.”

  • And since we can't trace the paternity of her other children because there are no male descendants, the likelihood that the paternity was from other men is as likely as any other possible answer, now that we know that she had her first child by a non-Jefferson family member, i.e., that she had children by at least two different men from different families.

  • Since paternity cannot be established unless Jackson is also tested, Schmitt challenged Jackson to comply.

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