The R-U198 group

           Banks families and other closely related
          persons within Haplogroup R1b1a2a1a1a3b1
        
common ancestor likely in western Europe in pre-Christian era

   .
                               The common ancestor of men in R1b1a2a1a1a3b1 developed a mutation at the U198 site on the Y
                                chromosome.  

                                Link here for information on Haplogroup R in general        
                                Link here for information on Haplogroup R1b1 in general
                                Link here for information on Haplogroup R1b1a2
                        
                                                One Banks family within this subhaplogroup.
                                                                  

             
John Banks, b. abt 1619, England who emigrated to
Fairfield Co., Conn.  Descendants were most of Bankses in Fairfield Co. and nearby
Westchester Co., New York through the late 1800s.


  
 
: : : : Ancestral
source
 
393 390 19
(394)
391 385
a
385
b
426 388 439 389
i
392 389
ii
458 459
a
459
b
455 454 447 437 448 449 464
a
464
b
464
c
464
d
460 TAGA
H4
YCA
IIa
YCA
IIb
456 607 576 570 CDY
a
CDY
b
442 438
Fairfield Co., Connecticut
124414
13 23 14 11 11 15 12 12 11 13 13 29                                
Fairfield Co., Connecticut
129451
13 23 14 11 11 15 12 12 11 13 13 29 16  10   11 11   25 14  19  28  15   15 17  18  11   11 19  22 16 14 16 17 36 37 11 12

                                                        Marker site numbers shown in blue.  Marker values shown underneath in yellow.
                                                 


 Descendants of John Banks,
           b. abt 1619, England who emigrated to Fairfield Co., Connecticut in the mid-1600s.  Through
           the late 1800s, his descendants were most of the Bankses of Fairfield Co., as well as
           Westchester Co., New York.  Participant 129451 is 9 generations from John Banks.

            Participant 124414 is 11 generations from Nathan B. Banks.  He was originally traced

           only to Nathan B. Banks, but subsequently it was determined he had lineage back to John.
           Link to the Nathan B. Banks family at Rootsweb
   Link to the John Banks family at Rootsweb
           (the links to relatives found at bottom of each page...avoid advertising at top)   

           Both participants are descendants of John's grandson, Benjamin Banks.

           The haplogroup for this family is confirmed R1b1a2a1a1a3b1.  One of the participants was found to have
           U198 mutation.
 

 
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