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From: Margaret Jordan <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] L21 and U106 Deep Clade Results
Date: Fri, 26 Feb 2010 19:10:10 +0000
Thank you Vince and Gary.
Thank you Vince and Gary for your help. It is much appreciated.
So, it isn't surprising to have an L21+ and U106+ close at 37 markers?
The 106+ person has done 67 markers and is 12 at DYS492 but the L21
person hasn't yet. I'll get that done.
Gary & Ann Blakely wrote:
> I match 3 of your 4 L21+ values (my GATA H4=11) but I am U106+ as tested by
> FTDNA, EA and 23andMe. In my three projects I do not see any pattern of
> these markers in the few that have done the deep SNP tests. My L21 people
> are all L226 also so they may not be representative of L21 in general.
> Gary Blakely
> -----Original Message-----
> [mailto:] On Behalf Of Margaret Jordan
> Sent: Friday, February 26, 2010 4:28 AM
> Subject: [DNA] L21 and U106 Deep Clade Results
> 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 460=11
> 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?
> Margaret Jordan
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