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  • Jean Prieur du Plessis, SV/PROG (1638 - 1708)
    Ships Carrying Huguenots to South Africa Ships Passenger List for Huguenot Ship Oosterlandt to South Africa 1688 Oosterland - 3rd ship to leave Netherlands, 160 feet long, could carry 275 passeners...
  • Jacobus de Wet, SV/PROG (1673 - 1710)
    Citizen Stellenbosch. James was a prominent member of the society and the Church Farm Road, south of Shimla (also known as Roodezandkerk in the Land of Waveren) farming. The farm is irrigated by a stre...
  • Barend Blom, SV/PROG (1666 - c.1720)
    Barend Pieterse Blom, stamvader, woon in 1707 op die plaas "Groendal" in die Wagenmakersvallei (nou Wellington). a1 Barend Pieterse Blom v. Wegenau. In 1707 woon hy op die plaas “Groendal&#x...
  • Johannes Barnard, SV/PROG (1685 - 1727)
    BERNARD JOHANNES. - Cologne. Arr. 1708 as so., b. 1710. ~ 2.3.1710 Sara Pietersz Strand of Amsterdam. 3 children. + 1728. (V.C. 56; Inv. O.C. 4: 105; G.R. nr. 19.) - Dr. J. Hoge, Personalia of the Ge...
  • Casper Heinrich Badenhorst, SV/PROG (1668 - 1741)
    Geni message from Kobus Badenhorst about the Badenhorst Stamvader sent on 16 August 2010: Intussen wil ek net noem dat ek die boek "Geslagregister van die Badenhorst-familie in Suid-Afrika" deur Ds. ...

R1b is the most common Y-haplogroup in Western Europe, the most common group defined by the SNP M269. It consists of more than 50 subclades, and further SNP testing is necessary to determine which of these one belongs to.

A Deep Clade test at Family Tree DNA is recommended.

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Add your oldest known direct paternal ancestor to the project if you belong to this group. If you have completed Deep Clade (SNPs) testing to find your subclade, join the proper subclade project instead.