Driscoll of Ireland

Rulers of the Corca Laidhe
  • 159 members

About us

This is a yDNA surname project for men named Driscoll.

This is a yDNA surname project for men named DRISCOLL or a secondary Driscoll surname for men whose paternal line is from West Cork. 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: See the the project FAQ first.

Then - either PROVIDE all the information below in your OWN text - OR - COPY the text below in the yellow box into a text pad application on your computer and complete the questions.

PASTE YOUR 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.

THANK YOU for this information!


- Tester's name:

- I am ordering a Y test of 37 markers or more right now
or already have a Y test on order or completed.

- Are you the tester? YES or NO:

- Enter full name if not the tester or N/A:

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


(Initialize at the bottom) I understand
all the following:

--- Entering the tester's name in the account profile.
--- Granting LIMITED ACCESS to the project administrators
so they can view your data and assign your kit to an
appropriate cluster on the Y results page
--- Differences between FTDNA website and external project
- the latter is NOT FTDNA's
--- Differences in project participation levels - some testers
grant certain permissions to the administrator to publish
results on the external project website
--- A DNA testing FAQ resource is available for new testers
on the external project website.


IGNORE this section if the tester's last name is
DRISCOLL or a secondary Driscoll surname with
paternal line ancestry from west Cork. Those with
a DIFFERENT surname should 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 terms.

2. I have tested 111 markers.

3. I understand my terminal SNP must be at
I-PF4135 or R-CTS4466 (or subclades of). List
your terminal SNP: _______

4. List the name, email and haplogroup or
terminal SNP of your project surname match with lowest
Genetic Distance at 111 markers:

Name: _________
Email: ________

5. List the name and email of your project surname match
at your terminal SNP:
Name: _________
Email: ________

6. List additional information the project administrator
should understand: