Age: About 2,000 years ago

Origin: Eurasia


Parent Branch: R-S5982

Descendant branch(s): R-A8 R-BY11239 R-FGC32082 R-Z18059

FTDNA Tree Link: Link

YFull Info

Name: R-A3

Age: 1950 ybp ± 850 CI 95%

Expansion: 1900 ybp ± 1300 CI 95%

Parent: R-A

Note: This information does not imply an endorcement of YFull or their methods. It is provided at the request of readers.

R-A3 is a branch on the paternal tree of human kind. It and branches help trace human history from our origin in Africa.

FamilyTreeDNA Y-Haplotree

Pod not found

R-A3 Technical Details


This branch is defined by the Y-Haplotree at FamilyTreeDNA as R-A3. There, it is the child of the R-S5982 branch.

Defining Variant(s)



This branch is defined by YFull as R-A3. There, it is the child of the R-A branch.

Defining Variant(s)

A3, FGC32664

Sources & Resources

Related Resources

Coming soon…

Academic Sources

Peer reviewed sources have not been added for this branch yet. If you know of one I have missed, please link to it in the comments.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.