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From: "Richard Stevens" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] R-L21
Date: Wed, 27 May 2009 20:32:24 -0400
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He joined and is represented by an entry in the "Southern Europe" category
on our Y-DNA Results page and a placemark on the R-L21* Map.

Rich
----- Original Message -----
From: "Richard Stevens" <>
To: <>
Sent: Wednesday, May 27, 2009 20:19
Subject: Re: [DNA] R-L21


>I just found a new Spanish (new to me anyway) R-L21* a few minutes ago
>whose
> ancestor came from Matienzo in Cantabria. I'm trying to recruit him for
> the
> project. His closest match is 14 away at 67 markers.
>
> Rich
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Michael Walsh" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Wednesday, May 27, 2009 20:10
> Subject: [DNA] R-L21
>
>
>> ---> Janet Crawford <> wrote: I have two general
>> questions
>> about L21 please. First, since it is found widely in Ireland, is it
>> heavier
>> in the north or south or prety
>> evenly distributed, if one can tell from the data so far? Second, if it
>> is
>> found heavily in Ireland, it should also be found, perhaps not
>> quite as heavily, particularly in Cornwall and Wales. Is there any
>> evidence
>> of this?
>>
>> ---> My response:
>> I think L21 is pretty much prominent all over Ireland. Here is the
>> R-L21*
>> map.
>> http://maps.google.com/maps/ms?client=firefox-a&hl=en&ie=UTF8&msa=0&msid=102956803377716741902.000459f49b2bc2c3cc27e&z=4
>>
>> Here is a sketch of where R-L21 descendant R-M222 is most prominent.
>> Appears to be more the north of Ireland and then across into Scotland.
>> http://www.familytreedna.com/public/R1b1c7/default.aspx
>>
>> I think that in the Wales DNA project, R-L21* is showing up as the most
>> prominent subclade of R-M269, but probably the project administrator can
>> give you a better idea. Hopefully she will chime in.
>>
>> Back on the R-L21 project map, notice there are pins in the middle and
>> upper
>> Rhiney Valley all the way down. I guess those Irish monks liked the
>> Rhine
>> Valley best of all! LOL
>>
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