Age: About 4,500 years ago

Origin: Eurasia


Parent Branch: R-Y2604

Descendant branch(s): R-YP1337 R-YP256

FTDNA Tree Link: Link

YFull Info

Name: R-L260

Age: 4500 ybp ± 1500 CI 95%

Expansion: 2500 ybp ± 1000 CI 95%

Parent: R-L26

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

R-L260 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-L260 Technical Details


This branch is defined by the Y-Haplotree at FamilyTreeDNA as R-L260. There, it is the child of the R-Y2604 branch.

Defining Variant(s)

L260, BY29822, Y2907, Y3310, YP248, YP249, YP250, YP251, YP252, YP255, YP257, YP259, YP261


This branch is defined by YFull as R-L260. There, it is the child of the R-L26 branch.

Defining Variant(s)

YP249, YP255, YP251, YP257, Y2907, YP252, YP250, YP261, YP248, Y135710, Y4952, L260, Y3310, FGC74476, YP259

Sources & Resources

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Academic Sources

Peer reviewed sources have not been added for this branch yet. If you know of one I have missed, please link to it in the comments.

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