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  • Marit Knutsdotter Ytterdal (deceased)
    Marit Knutsdotter Ytterdal Norddalsbøkene nevner henne som gift 2 ganger: 1: Peder, to barn Lars Christi 2. Morten Torsson Møll, fire barn Tore Peder Ellen ugift ...
  • Synnøve Dagmar Denstad, W (1929 - 2010)
    Haplogroup W (mtDNA).
  • Karen (Carin) Nilsdatter, W (1816 - d.)
    Haplogroup W (mtDNA). Folketelling 1865 for 1814P Brønnøy prestegjeld
  • NN Jonsdatter Stillufseike (c.1500 - d.)
    Datter av Jon på Stillufseike, fornavn ukjent . Hun må være født omkring 1515 i Vats, Vindafjord, Rogaland, Norway Far er Jon Torgilsen på Stillufseike født ...

For people who have tested and are assigned the maternal haplogroup W or who are believed to have had that maternal haplogroup based on descendants tested.

Defining Mutations

  • Coding mutations 1243, 3505, 5460, 8251, 8994, 11947, 15884C
  • HVR mutations 195, 204, 207, 16292


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mtDNA W is a rare haplogroup in Europe. Haplogroup W appears in Europe, West and South Asia. It is everywhere found as minority clade, with the highest concentration being in Northern Pakistan. A related unnamed N* clade is found among Australian Aborigines.

Subclades of W

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