Age: About 2,300 years ago

Origin: Eurasia


Parent Branch: R-Y2609

Descendant branch(s): R-BY27373 R-YP1626 R-YP3929 R-YP6098 R-YP613

FTDNA Tree Link: Link

YFull Info

Name: R-Y2608

Age: 2300 ybp ± 950 CI 95%

Expansion: 1800 ybp ± 600 CI 95%

Parent: R-Y260

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

R-Y2608 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-Y2608 Technical Details


This branch is defined by the Y-Haplotree at FamilyTreeDNA as R-Y2608. There, it is the child of the R-Y2609 branch.

Defining Variant(s)

Y2608, YP554


This branch is defined by YFull as R-Y2608. There, it is the child of the R-Y260 branch.

Defining Variant(s)

Y2607, Y2608, YP554

Sources & Resources

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Academic Sources

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