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Correcting Genghis Khan's Tree

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  • Dorji (1240 - d.)
  • Tekuder Khan (Soltan Ahmad) Borjigin dynasty (1248 - 1284)
    Succede a Abaqa. Tekuder was born Nikola (Nicholas) Tekuder Khan, and was baptized in his childhood as a Nestorian Christian. However, Tekuder later converted to Islam and changed his name to Ahmed. ...
  • Belgutai Borjigin dynasty (c.1165 - d.)
    Belgutei was the son of Yesugei and half-brother to Genghis Khan. He also became general to Genghis Khan.[1] Belgutei was considered a wise counselor and skilled diplomat, and was often used as a messe...
  • Behter Borjigin dynasty (1160 - 1177)
    As a child, he was thrown out of the Borjigin tribe along with the rest of the family by the Taichud warlord Targhutai Hiriltug. Food was scarce and he, the eldest of all the sons of the late Yesugei, ...

-- Genghis Khans Tree project (Borjigin Temüjin).

  • Genghis Khan (pronounced /ˈdʒɛŋɡɪs ˈkɑːn/ or /ˈɡɛŋɡɪs ˈkɑːn/; Mongolian: Чингис Хаан, Chinggis Khaan, or Činggis Qaγan), IPA: [tʃiŋɡɪs xaːŋ]( listen); probably[3] 1162–1227), born Borjigin Temüjin ( pronunciation (help·info), was the founder, Khan (ruler) and Khagan (emperor) of the Mongol Empire, which became the largest contiguous empire in history after his death.

-- Importance:

  • Zerjal et al. [2003] identified a Y-chromosomal lineage present in about 8% of the men in a large region of Asia (about 0.5% of the men in the world). The paper suggests that the pattern of variation within the lineage is consistent with a hypothesis that it originated in Mongolia about 1,000 years ago. Because the rate of such a spread would be too rapid to have occurred by genetic drift, the authors propose that the lineage is carried by likely male-line descendants of Genghis Khan, and that it has spread through social selection.

-- Issues with the Genghis Khan s tree on Geni:

  • # Multiple languages -> use English
  • # Lack of information -> add more information to the profiles
  • # Several lines
  • Lets work to correct this in the Ghengis Khan tree on "Geni" !

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