Age: About 2,900 years ago

Origin: Eurasia


Parent Branch: R-CTS9164

Descendant branch(s): R-CTS2142

FTDNA Tree Link: Link

YFull Info

Name: R-M153

Age: 2900 ybp ± 1500 CI 95%

Expansion: 2600 ybp ± 1650 CI 95%

Parent: R-M15

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

R-M153 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-M153 Technical Details


This branch is defined by the Y-Haplotree at FamilyTreeDNA as R-M153. There, it is the child of the R-CTS9164 branch.

Defining Variant(s)



This branch is defined by YFull as R-M153. There, it is the child of the R-M15 branch.

Defining Variant(s)

M153, CTS9164, Z29684, Y23933

Sources & Resources

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Academic Sources

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