Plewako Y-DNA Project Website - Goals

We has established genetic tree of kin Plewako in historical period and would like to affiliate to various branches of Plewako kin tree those people who hold Plewako name (or derivatives) and haven't information about their origin. Our attempts shall show us if Plewako holders from Grand Duchy of Lithuania (noble clan noted 1582 and earlier) and from Ukraine and Russia are monophyletic or polyphyletic. Stanislaw Jan Plewako has propose in his article published /in the polish language/ in "Merkuriusz" No2 /May 2008/ a methodology of searching distant kinship through to reconstruction of haplotype of common ancestor of common ancestors. This method refers to photo of polish sportsmen from Sokół (Falcon) at Minsk ca 1910 presented below.

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