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From: "Ken Nordtvedt" <>
Subject: Re: [yDNAhgI] Fw: I2* Geography
Date: Sat, 6 Dec 2008 18:26:04 -0700
References: <00a501c95707$d5370470$6400a8c0@Ken1><002c01c957b5$f17280c0$4218e742@hankes>


__S23_____________
S31 _______________|__________ I2b
|__________________ I2*
P37 I2a











----- Original Message -----
From: "pjhanke" <>
To: <>
Sent: Saturday, December 06, 2008 8:18 AM
Subject: Re: [yDNAhgI] Fw: I2* Geography


> Forgive my ignorance but I thought I2* was previous to I2a. If I2* is
> 37.2-
> how can I2a by 37.2+ ? Pete
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Ken Nordtvedt" <>
> To: <>; <>
> Sent: Friday, December 05, 2008 12:32 PM
> Subject: [yDNAhgI] Fw: I2* Geography
>
>
> Ancient I2*
>
>
> I2* appears to be the oldest type of y haplogroup I we see in the
> databases.
> I summarized the geography of haplotype origins for the I2* in my
> collection, so I thought I'd share what was found with others. At the
> risk
> of sounding like a broken record, there are some new snps found in or near
> the I2* region of the I Tree. I urge members of this haplogroup to test
> for
> them. I2* is extremely diverse in a variance sense of its haplotypes; one
> or both of these new snps could divide I2* and help us understand how it
> spread in Europe.
>
> At Ethnoancestry: S150 and S153
> At FTDNA: L35 and L37
>
> I2* is M253-, P37.2-, M223-, S23-
>
>
> Out of 85 haplotypes I have for I2* there are
>
> 12 German (some of these Jewish)
> 1 Swiss
> 1 Netherlands
> 12 Italian (including Sicily and Sardinia)
> 1 Belgium
> 1 Bulgaria
> 3 Polish
> 2 Greek
> 1 French
> 4 Spain
> 1 Slovak
> 1 Belarus
> 1 Georgian
> 1 Armenian
> 1 Turk
>
> and rest British Isles or possibly German surnames
> Note: not one Scandinavian
>
> Ken
>
>
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