Age: About 4,300 years ago

Origin: Eurasia


Parent Branch: R-Z284

Descendant branch(s): R-BY27636 R-CTS4027 R-YP1178

FTDNA Tree Link: Link

YFull Info

Name: R-YP556

Age: 4300 ybp ± 1100 CI 95%

Expansion: 3400 ybp ± 1400 CI 95%

Parent: R-YP55

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

R-YP556 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-YP556 Technical Details


This branch is defined by the Y-Haplotree at FamilyTreeDNA as R-YP556. There, it is the child of the R-Z284 branch.

Defining Variant(s)

YP556, BY30051, FGC28653, FGC28664, FGC28666, FGC28668, YP559, YP560


This branch is defined by YFull as R-YP556. There, it is the child of the R-YP55 branch.

Defining Variant(s)

YP559, YP555, YP558, YP557, FGC28668, YP560, YP556

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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