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  • Olav Eiriksson Opsvik (c.1480 - d.)
    Farfar til dei to partane i Skiftet på Opsvik 1573 - paternal grandfather to the siblings involved in the probate at Opsvik 1573. Parents unknown! Not a "knight" - please read the documentatio...
  • MICHAL KWIATKOWSKI (c.1780 - d.)
    nobleman ...his Stankiewitz wife was also from a noble family. l-L22 haplogroup (branch of I-M253 ) Ancient heritage of Finnish/Viking and Sammi (Lapp) heritage. He had Don Cossack and Kuban Cossac...
  • Knut Jonsson Leite (c.1560 - d.)
    DNA Genealogy Direkte mannlige etterkommere av Knut skal tilhøre Y-DNA haplogruppe I1. Direkte etterkommere i ren mannslinje (agnatisk linje) kan teste seg for å verifisere dette. Se ...
  • Botolv Olsson Vollset (c.1657 - 1730)
    Bottolf Olsson Fure født i Stryn, kom til Vollset i Sunnylven. Kilde: Om Vollset, Sunnylven Side 112 "Pe-Bruket" ""Sunnylven og Geiranger. 2 : Gard Og Ætt"" Tilgang: Tilgang for norsk...
  • Jens Toresson Tynnøl Tafjord (1631 - 1710)
    Jens Tynnøl opplevde mykje i sine nesten 80 år: Han kom frå Lesja der han var gift med Gjøda som døydde ung. Deretter fekk han ei dotter med Gjødas sø...

This project is for people who have tested and been assigned the paternal haplogroup I1-L22 and also for people who are believed to have belonged to this paternal haplogroup based on tests done on descendants.

Defining Mutations

  • M253, L22


Most probably Fennoscandia.


I-L22 occurs at greatest frequency in Norway, Sweden and Finland.

Subclades of I1

See Tree for I1 in Project Documents for Ken Nordtvedt's (May 2012) tree


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