Age: About 29,600 years ago

Origin: TBD


Parent Branch: O-F265

Descendant branch(s): O-CTS11458 O-P49

FTDNA Tree Link: Link

YFull Info

Name: O-M268

Age: 29600 ybp ± 4400 CI 95%

Expansion: 28300 ybp ± 4500 CI 95%

Parent: O-M26

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

O-M268 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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O-M268 Technical Details


This branch is defined by the Y-Haplotree at FamilyTreeDNA as O-M268. There, it is the child of the O-F265 branch.

Defining Variant(s)

M268, F138, F256, F292, F435, F516, FGC19644, FGC19645, FGC61009, L463, L690, M1455, M1461, P31, Y9317


This branch is defined by YFull as O-M268. There, it is the child of the O-M26 branch.

Defining Variant(s)

M268, F256, Y9038, L463, M1461, CTS4164, F138, L690, FGC61009, FGC79939, Y9317, Y37787, F292, CTS5785, FGC55566, F435, CTS6713, F516, M1455

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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