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olive picker
08-10-2018, 09:11 PM
What sort of methodology is used to date haplogroups? I assume carbon-dating is out of the question, but how can we come to the conclusion that f.e R-M269 was formed 6300 years ago?

Excuse my ignorance in this topic..

RobertCasey
08-11-2018, 03:33 PM
Here is a good post on the subject:

https://anthrogenica.com/showthread.php?12370-The-YFull-TMRCA-vs-Iain-McDonald-methods

olive picker
08-12-2018, 04:21 PM
Here is a good post on the subject:

https://anthrogenica.com/showthread.php?12370-The-YFull-TMRCA-vs-Iain-McDonald-methods

Thanks for the reply. It looks like to me that it's all basically speculation