R L2 Plantagenet ydna line?


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YDNA:
R1b-U152
MtDNA:
H1
PostPosted: Mon Feb 02, 2015 11:37 pm
The long-awaited analysis of Richard III’s Y-DNA has thrown up an unexpected issue with the royal male line in the Kingdom of England.

As it turns out a false-paternity happend here and only Richard III was haplo G2 while four of the modern relatives were found to belong to Y-haplogroup R1b-U152 (x L2, Z36, Z56, M160, M126 and Z192). Descendents of John of Gaunt.

That could mean that the Plantagenets were R1B - U152.

http://www.nature.com/ncomms/2014/14120 ... 31.html#f1
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YDNA:
R1b L2/Z150+
PostPosted: Sun Nov 01, 2015 9:23 pm
Very interesting!!

I would have thought there would have been a lot interest in this finding!

Personally, I am U152,L2,Z49,Z142, and Z150/Z12222 positive. Additionally, as a member of the Habsburg project, the moderator has just asked me about whether or not I am DF 90 positive or negative because of my close SNP line up to the Deveau family of France. I have no idea but I will probably test for it unless it has already been tested in my Big Y test.

Regards,
Curtis
R1b: L2,Z49,Z142,Z12222+

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