Collins

The British Isles and Beyond
  • 354 members

About us

This is a yDNA surname project for men named Collins, Collings, and close variations.

This is a yDNA surname project for men named COLLINS or another project surname. Autosomal DNA tests do not qualify. Female relatives, autosomal transfer or FTDNA Family Finder testers and other non-eligible relatives can Y test an eligible relative and enroll his kit in the project.

BEFORE CLICKING JOIN: Read the the project FAQ first.

Then COPY the text below into a text pad application on your computer, complete the questions, back up your completed file to your own computer, then PASTE THE COMPLETED TEXT into the join window where it says:

tell us what you know about the line that you are researching, and, if known, the name of the earliest known ancestor, date and location.


PART I: TESTER IDENTITY

- Tester's name:

- I understand tester must be a man:
INITIALIZE: ___

- I understand a Y STR DNA test is required:
INITIALIZE: ___

- Are you the tester? YES or NO:

- Enter full name if not the tester:

- Enter your relationship to the tester or N/A:

- Tester already has a Y DNA test ordered,
in progress or completed at FTDNA YES or NO:

- Tester also has Family Finder / autosomal transfer YES or NO:

- Tester also has mtDNA / mtFULL YES or NO:

_________________

PART II: PROJECT POLICIES
(Initialize at the bottom) I understand
all the following:

--- How to enter tester's name in the account profile.
--- Differences between FTDNA website and external project website.
--- Differences in project participation levels.
--- The need to grant LIMITED ACCESS to the project administrators
in order for them to be able to view your matches, and assign
your kit to the proper cluster on the Y results page.
--- The project privacy policies.
--- A DNA testing FAQ resource is available for new testers
on the external project website.
INITIALIZE: ____

_________________

PART III: ELIGIBILITY
(You may IGNORE this section if the tester's last
name is COLLINS or a project surname.
Those with a DIFFERENT surname must submit
this additional information. Refer to your FTDNA account as necessary:

1. I have read and understand the requirements for
non-project surname members as described in
the project FAQ
and I accept these conditions.
INITIALIZE: ____

2. I have tested 67 or 111 markers.
INITIALIZE: ____

3. List your haplogroup or terminal SNP.
Refer to your haplogroup badge on your
account dashboard: _____

4. List the name, email and haplogroup or
terminal SNP of your Collins match with lowest
Genetic Distance at the highest number of
markers you have tested:

Name: _________
Email: ________
Haplogroup:________

5. List the name, email and haplogroup or
terminal SNP of your Collins match with next
lowest Genetic Distance at the highest number of
markers you have tested:

Name: _________
Email: ________
Haplogroup:________

6. List additional information we should
have explaining the name change:

THANK YOU for your submission!