Jewish group of branches: E1a

Introduction

The Jewish branches can be grouped according to their Y-DNA characteristics. These characteristics are often related to a period between 10000ybp-4000ybp. Some branches had a founding father effect in that period outside the Middle East which gives information on the location of their ancestor at the time of the founding father. For other branches it is more likely that the ancestors were in the Middle East, where, in most cases, no founding father effect took place and population growth was continuous. An overview of the Jewish groups of branches is present.

Characteristics

This group has only one branch. The E1a-M44 ancestor (3800ybp) has several descending branches near the late bronze age collapse. One branch has descending branches in Libanon and this one Jewish branch.

Branches in this group

Branch # Y-DNA SNP# of
persons
CE of ancestormost likely
Origin
quality of
Origin
GroupAS M GIR
AB-015 E1a-M44 15Spain* E1aAS


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