A third family is reported in which the Xg groups give information about the origin of an XXXY member: successive non-disjunction at the first and second paternal meiotic divisions is much the most likely cause. In the two previous informative families successive non-disjunction at maternal meiotic divisions was the most likely cause. An enquiry showed the average age of 29 fathers at the birth of XXXY sons to be 32-41 years.
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