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From: Margaret Jordan <>
Subject: [DNA] L21 and U106 Deep Clade Results
Date: Fri, 26 Feb 2010 10:28:10 +0000
I have been surprised by Deep Clade test results for two members in the
O'Shea yDNA Project. Two individuals are only a genetic distance of 4
apart on 37 markers (FTDNA) and they have the same surname and their
ancestors come from the same county in Ireland (Kerry). One has tested
L21+ and the other tested U106+.
The person who is L21+:
DYS GATA H4=10
and person who is U106+ has:
DYS GATA H4=11
DYS391 and DYS GATA H4 do seem to form a pattern with one "half" of the
Kerry Group having a value of 10 on DYS391 and a value of 10 on DYS GATA
H4 while the other "half" has values 11 and 11 respectively.
Other members of the project have tested L21+ and further testing is now
being done to see if the 106+ result is widespread and if it follows the
DYS391 & GATA H4 pattern of STR results.
Does anyone have any thoughts on the above?
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