Age: About 4,700 years ago

Origin: Eurasia


Parent Branch: R-ZZ12_1

Descendant branch(s): R-FGC49020 R-Z19656

FTDNA Tree Link: Link

YFull Info

Name: R-Z2559

Age: 4700 ybp ± 1600 CI 95%

Expansion: 4400 ybp ± 1900 CI 95%

Parent: R-Z255

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

R-Z2559 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-Z2559 Technical Details


This branch is defined by the Y-Haplotree at FamilyTreeDNA as R-Z2559. There, it is the child of the R-ZZ12_1 branch.

Defining Variant(s)

Z2559, Z2558, Z2561


This branch is defined by YFull as R-Z2559. There, it is the child of the R-Z255 branch.

Defining Variant(s)

Z2560, Z2558, Z2559, Z2561

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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