Age: About 4,100 years ago

Origin: Eurasia


Parent Branch: R-CTS8401

Descendant branch(s): R-S5096 R-YP6384

FTDNA Tree Link: Link

YFull Info

Name: R-Z281

Age: 4100 ybp ± 1600 CI 95%

Expansion: 2600 ybp ± 1300 CI 95%

Parent: R-Z28

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

R-Z281 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-Z281 Technical Details


This branch is defined by the Y-Haplotree at FamilyTreeDNA as R-Z281. There, it is the child of the R-CTS8401 branch.

Defining Variant(s)

Z281, CTS12669, CTS3564, CTS4762, CTS6301, CTS6350, FT3390, Y125731, Y2398, YP334, Z656, Z680, Z681, Z682, Z86, Z87, Z88, Z89, Z90


This branch is defined by YFull as R-Z281. There, it is the child of the R-Z28 branch.

Defining Variant(s)

Z658, Z657, Z90, Z281, CTS3564, Z89, Z680, Z88, Z679, Z681, Y125731, Z656, Z682, CTS12669, YP334, Z87, Y2398

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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