Age: About 2,000 years ago

Origin: Eurasia


Parent Branch: R-FGC15332

Descendant branch(s): R-BY16748

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YFull Info

Name: R-A9870

Age: 2000 ybp ± 1000 CI 95%

Expansion: 1900 ybp ± 1550 CI 95%

Parent: R-A987

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


R-A9870 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-A9870 Technical Details


This branch is defined by the Y-Haplotree at FamilyTreeDNA as R-A9870. There, it is the child of the R-FGC15332 branch.

Defining Variant(s)



This branch is defined by YFull as R-A9870. There, it is the child of the R-A987 branch.

Defining Variant(s)


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