Age: About 700 years ago

Origin: Eurasia


Parent Branch: R-BY8980

Descendant branch(s):

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YFull Info

Name: R-BY8997

Age: 700 ybp ± 875 CI 95%

Expansion: 300 ybp ± 625 CI 95%

Parent: R-BY899

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

R-BY8997 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-BY8997 Technical Details


This branch is defined by the Y-Haplotree at FamilyTreeDNA as R-BY8997. There, it is the child of the R-BY8980 branch.

Defining Variant(s)

BY8997, BY8998


This branch is defined by YFull as R-BY8997. There, it is the child of the R-BY899 branch.

Defining Variant(s)

BY8998, BY8997, Y11005

Sources & Resources

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Academic Sources

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