Age: About 1,600 years ago

Origin: Eurasia


Parent Branch: R-A228

Descendant branch(s): R-A1772 R-A968

FTDNA Tree Link: Link

YFull Info

Name: R-A959

Age: 1550 ybp ± 750 CI 95%

Expansion: 1450 ybp ± 1300 CI 95%

Parent: R-A95

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

R-A959 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

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R-A959 Technical Details


This branch is defined by the Y-Haplotree at FamilyTreeDNA as R-A959. There, it is the child of the R-A228 branch.

Defining Variant(s)

A959, A969


This branch is defined by YFull as R-A959. There, it is the child of the R-A95 branch.

Defining Variant(s)

A969, A959

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