Age: About 1,900 years ago

Origin: Eurasia


Parent Branch: R-DF105

Descendant branch(s): R-A260 R-BY18120

FTDNA Tree Link: Link

YFull Info

Name: R-A259

Age: 1850 ybp ± 700 CI 95%

Expansion: 1550 ybp ± 650 CI 95%

Parent: R-A25

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

R-A259 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-A259 Technical Details


This branch is defined by the Y-Haplotree at FamilyTreeDNA as R-A259. There, it is the child of the R-DF105 branch.

Defining Variant(s)

A259, A18726


This branch is defined by YFull as R-A259. There, it is the child of the R-A25 branch.

Defining Variant(s)


Sources & Resources

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Academic Sources

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