Age: About 2,500 years ago

Origin: Eurasia


Parent Branch: R-Z12

Descendant branch(s): R-A10939 R-BY13825 R-BY14520 R-F4239

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YFull Info

Name: R-A5616

Age: 2500 ybp ± 1600 CI 95%

Expansion: 1350 ybp ± 800 CI 95%

Parent: R-A561

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


R-A5616 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-A5616 Technical Details


This branch is defined by the Y-Haplotree at FamilyTreeDNA as R-A5616. There, it is the child of the R-Z12 branch.

Defining Variant(s)



This branch is defined by YFull as R-A5616. There, it is the child of the R-A561 branch.

Defining Variant(s)

A5616, Y33025

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