Age: About 3,500 years ago

Origin: Eurasia


Parent Branch: R-U198

Descendant branch(s): R-Y22415

FTDNA Tree Link: Link

YFull Info

Name: R-S16994

Age: 3500 ybp ± 1400 CI 95%

Expansion: 2200 ybp ± 1250 CI 95%

Parent: R-S1699

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

R-S16994 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-S16994 Technical Details


This branch is defined by the Y-Haplotree at FamilyTreeDNA as R-S16994. There, it is the child of the R-U198 branch.

Defining Variant(s)

S16994, FT11714, FT13998, FT32882, JFS0031, JFS0196, JFS0197, S24013, S24408, Y22179, Y22418, Y22419


This branch is defined by YFull as R-S16994. There, it is the child of the R-S1699 branch.

Defining Variant(s)

S24408, Y22416, S16994, Y22419, Y22415, S24013, Y22420, Y23588, Y22418, Y22421, Y22179, Y23587

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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