Genealogy Projects tagged with DNA on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Meehan Family

    Scope The surname Meehan is from the Irish Gaelic name O Miadhachain (oh mee-ach-awn) that derives from Miadhach , which means "honourable". The Meehans seem to be a branch of the McCarthys from Munster that settled in Country Leitrim, at Ballymeehan (then Ballaghameighan/Ballagh Meighan) and spread to the surrounding areas Counties Sligo, Fermanagh and Clare. Other variations can be found ...

  • Bothas who are DNA descendants of Ferdinandus Appel

    Theunis Botha , b bef 15 April 1686: Called Botha after his mother, Maria Kickers ' , 1700 divorce from Jan Cornelisz (who is shown as his father on the birth certificate). At which time she said her 7 children were Frederich Botha 's. However, a recent DNA study by the University of Pretoria reveals him to have been the biological son of Ferdinandus Appel .

  • Talvik, Alta in Norway.

    This project contains genealogical information about people born in Alta area and Talvik area, Finnmark, Norway. Genealogy / Slektsforskning, wikipedia Norwegian immigrants to United States. Goldminers in Alaska. Shipwrecks along the Norwegian coast. Genealogyproject on Geni . Northernlights route, pictures and history, Tromsø University Northernlights observatory on Haldde - A...

  • Comerford Family

    Scope and aims Father Patrick Comerford has done a lot of research into the Comerford surname , registering it at the Guild of One Name Studies and posting his findings on his blog. He has cut through a lot of the unsubstantiated older family history and has pinpointed two origins for the name and its variants - Comberford in Staffordshire and Quemerford in Wiltshire near Calne. The Irish C...

  • DNA Primer - A portal for genetic genealogy

    Genetic genealogy is a hot topic, but many people are put off by the learning curve. This is a place to get answers to your questions. This project is sponsored by Geni's curators to provide a very brief introduction to the complex field of genetic genealogy. There are three sub-projects: yDNA Haplogroups for paternal tests mtDNA Haplogroups for maternal tests DNA Testing for more i...

  • South African Genealogical DNA testing

    FamilyTreeDNA.com Projects The Cape Dutch Y-DNA Stamvader Project The South African mtDNA Project The South Africa Cape Coloured DNA Project We need to get as many SA people as possible to test both their Y-DNA and their mtDNA, for example via All it takes is a simple swab on the inside of your mouth. They will send you a kit. If enough SA people have it done, we could solve many ridd...

  • DNA Mapping of the Slave Routes to Southern Africa

    This is a project I [Sharon] have been publicly talking about doing for a long long time. It's one of those niche areas of human research that you know someone is going to do a very significant inter-disciplinary PhD on - sometime in the near future. But, until then - it exists as a huge aporia that we need to fill in order to be able to work with the data we're garnering on Geni, in a way that...

  • Q-L245 (Y-DNA)

    Clarification of Y-DNA Haplogroup Q1b Phylogenetic Structure Based on Y-Chromosome Full Sequencing Gurianov et al., 2015 Abstract The recent growth of the Y-chromosome full sequencing data sets made it possible to arrange a full-scale update of Q1b haplogroup phylogenetic structure (Q-L275). The article contains a detailed description of Q-Y2200 and Q-YP745 branches as well as a number ...

  • R-YP282 (Y-DNA)

    R-YP282 Y DNA Haplogroup Project R-YP282 Is a Y DNA Haplogroup that originated formed 2600 ybp with TMRCA 1850 ybp. It is found in Kent, East Susex and Bristol England as well as in Sweden. The full path on the current Y Tree is: R1a > R-M459 > R-M198/M512/M17 > R-M417 > R-CTS4385 > R-L664 > R-S2894 > R-YP285 > R-YP282 Defining SNPs: YP282, FGC34052/Y4132 YP283 YP292

  • Geni as Illusion?

    This Project sheds light on who we are as a civilization. It illuminates the world tree on Geni.com where some profiles in it are fictional. The persons' names are added to profiles in the tree. When we also read the links Connected to this Project one will get a meaningful Learning. Contents: 1. Geni as Illusion ? 2. Fictional profiles 3. Profiles without written Sources 4. How to ...

  • R-L664 (Y-DNA)

    R-L664 Y DNA Haplogroup Project R-L664 also known as R1a1a1a Is a Y DNA Haplogroup that formed 4700 ybp with TMRCA 4000 ybp. It spans Sweden, Denmark, Belgium and England. It is an extremely rare haplogroup comprising less than 1% of the population of these countries. It is associated with the corded ware” (pottery) culture along with domesticated horses, two wheeled chariots and the I...

  • J-L1253 (Y-DNA)

    Most distant known ancestors British Isles and Ireland England Graham, Joseph (born abt. 1677, Allendale, Northumberland, England); kit 170429 . Turner (Graham), John (born 1845, London, England – 1928, Bruneau, Owyhee County, Idaho); kits 253298 and 262587. Ireland Graham, Francis (born abt. 1770, Ireland); kit N100843. Graham, Robert (1728, Ireland – 1820, Wa...

  • Norgesprosjektet DNA FTDNA

    Nå har Geni.com samarbeid med FTDNA om DNA-testing for slektsgranskere . Tester kan bestilles her om du ikke allerede har testet. Mål Dette prosjektet samler i utgangspunktet ikke profiler, men skal være en portal for å vise til andre prosjekter for haplogrupper, finne informasjon og lenke til de riktige nettsidene. Målene til Norgesprosjektet er todelt,...

  • PORPHYRIA

    I would like to gather everyone on Geni with PORPHYRIA, so we can check if we're related. Do you or anyone in your family suffer from Porphyria? Please join, Thank you! What is Porphyria? Known Porphyria Ancestry: The genealogical studies of Dean and Barnes suggested that the gene for the South African form of variegate porphyria was introduced into South Africa in 1688, when two Dutch ...

  • R-L270 Irish Type II (South Irish)

    Project Objectives To compare DNA test results and identify & validate descent from the most recent common ancestors in haplogroup R-L270 Irish Type II . Instructions Descendants of Edward Teague please add your GEDMATCH Kit #'s and Y DNA test results. Documents and images files can be uploaded here . Post in this discussion introducing yourself & your line so project collaborators & ...

  • R-CTS4466 (Y-DNA) R1b > M269 > R-P312/S116 > L21/S145 > DF13 > FGC11134 > R-CTS4466

    R-CTS4466 (Y-DNA) R1b > M269 > R-P312/S116 > L21/S145 > DF13 > FGC11134 > R-CTS4466 R-CTS4466 (S1113 * S1122 * S1120) also known as R1b1a1a2a1a2c1c1b is a subgroup of R1b > M269 > R-P312/S116 > L21/S145 > DF13 > FGC11134

  • R-FGC11134 (Y-DNA) R1b > M269 > R-P312/S116 > L21/S145 > DF13 > FGC11134

    R-FGC11134 (Y-DNA) R1b > M269 > R-P312/S116 > L21/S145 > DF13 > FGC11134 FGC11134 / Y3550 is also known as R1b1a1a2a1a2c1c and is a subgroup of R1b > M269 > R-P312/S116 > L21/S145 > DF13 on the Y-DNA tree. It formed 4300 ybp and the TMRCA was 3500 ybp. It includes subgroups: R-FGC11134* R-L96 R-Y16007 R-CTS4466 formed 3500 ybp TMRCA 2000 ybp

  • Lee DNA, Commonwealth Of Virginia, USA

    "DNA test results reveal or rule out biological relationships. Documentary genealogical research provides the information needed to specify the kinship link. " This project is to document the known DNA information about the various Lee families of Virginia. The idea here is to illustrate that it is useful to collaborate the paper trail with the actual DNA of known descendants. Ideally this wi...

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  • South Africa - Founders Effect

    Founders Effect amongst the South African Population The Afrikaner community are a geographically isolated group and it is assumed that founder effect has given rise to the high prevalence of some 20 inherited disorders in this community. Project Aim: To list all hereditary diseases that affect South Africans, and to attempt to trace the "Founder" individual / individuals who introduced t...

  • International Projects Index

    International Projects International Help Portal Civil Registry and Church Records around the World Wonders of the World Ode to Joy - Anthem / European Union , Listen to 10 Top Anthems Please feel free to list your Project under (1) Country of Origin, or (2) Global Area of Interest. If a link doesn't work, just go to Projects Page and paste the project name in the search b...

  • Jamaica Family DNA

    "No man can know where he is going unless he knows exactly where he has been and exactly how he arrived at his present place." -- Maya Angelou www.23andme.com www.gedmatch.com Geni Subgroups Resources Dowie DNA -Genetic Genealogy Explained Jamaica DNA Project recommends the 67-marker test.

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  • G-U1 (Y-DNA)

    This project is for people who have tested and been assigned the paternal haplogroup G2a3b1a1 (U1) and also for people who are believed to have belonged to this paternal haplogroup based on tests done on descendants. Defining Mutations U1 G2a3b1a men will be positive for other genetic markers: G (M201), about 17,000 years ago G2 (P287), about 15,000 years ago G2a (P15), about ...

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