Distant Romney Relative Is Surprised

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"It's a surprise really. Quite a surprise. Big surprise."Jennie Iveson, a 69-year-old resident of the "shipyard town" of Barrow-in-Furness, upon finding out that she is a distant cousin of Mitt Romney's. The Romney family lived in northwest England before coming to the United States, and some family still remains there, Reuters reports.