Age: About 6,100 years ago

Origin: Eurasia


Parent Branch: J-CTS2906

Descendant branch(s): J-PF2462 J-Y11782 J-Y9005

FTDNA Tree Link: Link

YFull Info

Name: J-L556

Age: 6100 ybp ± 2500 CI 95%

Expansion: 1150 ybp ± 700 CI 95%

Parent: J-L55

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

J-L556 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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J-L556 Technical Details


This branch is defined by the Y-Haplotree at FamilyTreeDNA as J-L556. There, it is the child of the J-CTS2906 branch.

Defining Variant(s)

L556, FGC20405, FGC20406, FGC20407, FGC20408, FGC20409, FGC20410, FGC20411, FGC20412, FGC20413, FGC20414, FGC20415, FGC20416, FGC20418, FGC20421, FGC20422, FGC20424, FGC20426, FGC20427, FGC20428, FGC20429, FGC20431, FGC20432, FGC20433, FGC20434, FGC20436, FGC20438, FGC20440, FGC20441, FGC20442, FGC20444, FGC20446, FGC22230, FGC22231, FGC22234, FGC45432, FGC45437, FGC45446, L560, Y11781, Y12540, Y9010, Y9404


This branch is defined by YFull as J-L556. There, it is the child of the J-L55 branch.

Defining Variant(s)

Y16176, FGC20422, L560, Y9406, FGC20407, Y9409, Y9404, Y9399, Y9403, Y9395, Y9398, Y9410, Y9401, FGC20433, Y9396, Y9010, FGC22230, FGC20446, FGC20411, Y9397, FGC20428, Y9016, FGC20427, FGC20429, FGC20414, Y11781, FGC20418, Y20052, Y13410, Y9405, FGC20416, Y9400, Y9402, L556, FGC20426, FGC20444, Y12540, FGC22231, FGC22234, Y12108, Y9407, FGC20410

Sources & Resources

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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.

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