Age: About 3,200 years ago

Origin: Eurasia


Parent Branch: R-S23955

Descendant branch(s): R-A657 R-BY156651

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YFull Info

Name: R-A656

Age: 3200 ybp ± 1600 CI 95%

Expansion: 2300 ybp ± 1400 CI 95%

Parent: R-A65

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

R-A656 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-A656 Technical Details


This branch is defined by the Y-Haplotree at FamilyTreeDNA as R-A656. There, it is the child of the R-S23955 branch.

Defining Variant(s)



This branch is defined by YFull as R-A656. There, it is the child of the R-A65 branch.

Defining Variant(s)


Sources & Resources

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Academic Sources

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