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by D J Thornton
Sat Aug 18, 2018 7:05 pm
Forum: African
Topic: Hap K
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Hap K

Haplogroup K is believed to have originated in the mid-Upper Paleolithic, between about 30,000 and 22,000 years ago. It is the most common subclade of haplogroup U8b.[3] with an estimated age of c. 12,000 years BP.[4] https://wikivisually.com/wiki/Haplogroup_K_(mtDNA) Thomas Jefferson was K, he dece...
by D J Thornton
Sat Aug 18, 2018 6:04 pm
Forum: African
Topic: Africans in Early American pre History
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Africans in Early American pre History

More could be added to this but then we come to an interesting point. There is a long line of academic sceptics ready to pounce on any suggestion that Africans in Pre-Columbian times were capable of being sailors in their own right. This is especially so for Africans sailing the Atlantic and Africa-...
by D J Thornton
Sat Aug 18, 2018 5:50 pm
Forum: Native American
Topic: Phoenicians in Early America
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Phoenicians in Early America

If a word meaning drunks can be removed as showing the forebears of one Semitic people, a Sanskrit word meaning thieves as well as traders probably means it too should be removed as marking the ancestry of the Phoenicians. The word of Eskimos derives from a word in a language of neighbours who were ...
by D J Thornton
Sat Aug 18, 2018 5:44 pm
Forum: Native American
Topic: Before Columbus, Celtic in New World
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Before Columbus, Celtic in New World

Review of : BEFORE COLUMBUS : The New History of Celtic, Egyptian, Phoenician, Viking, Black African And Asian Contacts and Impacts in the Americas Before 1492 By Dr. Samuel D. Marble http://ancientamerica.com/review-of-before-columbus-the-new-history-of-celtic-egyptian-phoenician-viking-black-afric...
by D J Thornton
Sat Aug 18, 2018 5:40 pm
Forum: Native American
Topic: Anomalous DNA in the Cherokee
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Anomalous DNA in the Cherokee

The third chapter of Donald Yates’ history of the Cherokee (Old World Roots of the Cherokee, McFarland 2012) contains the genetic story of the Cherokee Indians based on DNA Consultants’ 2009 study “Anomalous Mitochondrial DNA in the Cherokee,” but it is no easy read, being written for an academic au...
by D J Thornton
Sat Aug 18, 2018 5:03 pm
Forum: Native American
Topic: Mysterious Origins of Native Americans to Middle East, Ancient Greece
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Mysterious Origins of Native Americans to Middle East, Ancient Greece

https://www.theepochtimes.com/geneticist-traces-mysterious-origins-of-native-americans-to-middle-east-ancient-greece_831180.html This article review Yates work on Cherokee DNA and there’s a linked utube video It is commonly held that Native Americans descended from Mongolians. In 2013, a study publi...
by D J Thornton
Sat Aug 18, 2018 4:59 pm
Forum: Native American
Topic: Americas’ natives have European roots
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Views: 1

Re: Americas’ natives have European roots

Shocking, Long Overdue Revision to American Indian Geneti https://dnaconsultants.com/native-americans-deep-ancestry-europe-yes-official/ Of the 24,000 year-old skeleton that was Exhibit A, Willerslev was quoted in THE SIBERIAN TIMES, as saying, “His DNA shows close ties to those of today’s Native Am...
by D J Thornton
Sat Aug 18, 2018 4:50 pm
Forum: Native American
Topic: Americas’ natives have European roots
Replies: 1
Views: 1

Americas’ natives have European roots

Ancient ancestry But the boy’s nuclear DNA — the bulk of his genome — told the same story. “Genetically, this individual had no east Asian resemblance but looked like Europeans and people from west Asia,” says Willerslev. “But the thing that was really mind-blowing was that there were signatures you...
by D J Thornton
Tue Aug 14, 2018 2:24 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: Royal dna
Replies: 2
Views: 17

Re: Royal dna

According to American genealogist Gary Boyd Roberts, an expert on royal descent, most Americans with significant New England Yankee, Mid-Atlantic Quaker, or Southern planter ancestry are descended from medieval kings, especially those of England, Scotland, and France. William Addams Reitwiesner docu...

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