Syrian Christians of Kerala, India- Background



Chaldean, Evangelical, IndianOrthodox, Jacobite, Knanaya, LatinCatholic, MalankaraCatholic, Marthomite, Nasrani, Pentecostal, RomanCatholic, Soorayi, SyrianCatholic, SyrianChristians, SyrianOrthodox


Kerala, South India is one of the cradles of Christianity in the world. St Thomas the Apostle of Christ is believed to have brought christianity to Kerala and this region is suppposed to have christianity before most parts of Europe and the world. This project is an attempt to trace the history of Syrian Christians of Kerala geneologically and compare with oral traditions and beliefs

General Fund

Current balance: $11.00

Type Amount Date Donor Note KitNum Donation Type
Debit $39.00 3/20/2014       Unknown
Credit $50.00 3/11/2014 ??? L245 for 260512   Individual
Debit $79.00 3/13/2009   Kit 76304 76304 Unknown
Credit $79.00 3/10/2009 Jacob Thomas kit N9797   Unknown

Project Stats

Statistic Type Count
Big Y 5
Combined GEDCOMs Uploaded 3
DISTINCT mtDNA Haplogroups 24
DISTINCT Y-DNA Confirmed Haplogroups 32
DISTINCT Y-DNA Predicted Haplogroups 0
Family Finder 22
Genographic 2.0 Transfers 12
Maternal Ancestor Information 47
mtDNA 59
mtDNA Full Sequence 9
mtDNA Plus 28
mtDNA Subgroups 6
Paternal Ancestor Information 67
Predicted Y-DNA Haplogroups 17
Total Members 126
Unpredicted Y-DNA Haplogroups 0
Unreturned Kits 9
Y-DNA Deep Clade (After 2008) 16
Y-DNA Deep Clade (Prior to 2008) 3
Y-DNA Subgroups 8
Y-DNA111 7
Y-DNA12 101
Y-DNA25 59
Y-DNA37 49
Y-DNA67 29