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Age: Undetermined
Origin: Undetermined
Mutations: G709A T4232C T8404C C16278T!
FTDNA Tree: Link
Parent Branch: J1c2e
Descendant branch(s):


Haplogroup J1c2e2 is a branch on the maternal tree of human kind. The woman who started this branch lived at some point between recent generations and 5,500 years ago (Behar et al., 2012b).

mtDNA Haplogroup J1c2e2 Phylotree History is the maternal (mtDNA) tree of humanity. It is maintained by Dr. Mannis Van Oven. Each build is a major update to the tree. The current build is #17.

15J1c2e2G709A T4232C T8404C C16278T!Released 30 Sep 2012
16J1c2e2G709A T4232C T8404C C16278T!Released 19 Feb 2014
17J1c2e2G709A T4232C T8404C C16278T!Released 18 Feb 2016

mtDNA Haplogroup J1c2e2 Data Sources

GenBank Samples

GenBank is a database of genetic sequence data. It is run by the United States National Institute of Health. It serves as the main repository for mtDNA full sequence profiles. Samples come both from published academic literature and donations from genetic genealogy community members. In addition to GenBank samples, listings below may include other samples published but not submitted to GenBank such as those from the HapMap project.

Note: GenBank results currently use Phylotree build 16. I am working on changing resuts over to build 17.

Hg IDPublicationMissing VariantsAdditional Variants
Hap5011762Martinez-Romero et al., 2012noneJ1c2e2:309.1C, 315.1C, 523-524d, 3460, 10398, 12131, 14198
Hap5018886Pala et al., 2012J1c2e2:7521J1c2e2:309.1C, 315.1C, 521.1A, 523-524d, 5492
Hap5019338Cardoso et al., 2013noneJ1c2e2:309.1C, 315.1C, 523-524d, 9490
Hap5019339Cardoso et al., 2013noneJ1c2e2:315.1C, 523-524d, 8943G

Geno 2.0 Data

Data from Geno 2.0 is derived from the The National Geographic Society’s Genographic Project — the DAR. The Hg ID is specific to this site and is used to protect the identities of those who take part in Genographic research. Birth Country, Mother's Birth Country, and Maternal Grandmother's Birth Country have been normalized from DAR database fields. The Maternal Origin is determined based on the three previous fields.

Note: Geno 2.0 results currently use Phylotree build 16. I am working on changing resuts over to build 17.

Hg IDBirth
Birth Country
Maternal Grandmother's
Birth Country
Hap10053622Puerto RicoPuerto RicoPuerto RicoPuerto Rico
Hap10053623Puerto RicoPuerto RicoPuerto RicoPuerto Rico
Hap10053624United StatesPuerto RicoPuerto RicoPuerto Rico
Hap10053625Puerto RicoPuerto RicoSpainSpain
Hap10053630CubaCubaUnited StatesUnited States
Hap10053631United StatesUnited StatesUnited StatesUnited States
Hap10053632UnspecifiedUnited StatesUnited StatesUnited States
Hap10053633United StatesPortugalUnspecifiedPortugal

If you use the information in this table, please credit both this site and The National Geographic Society’s Genographic Project.

Sources & Resources

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