Earliest Known Ancestors of Three R-U198 Lynns

Following are links to histories of the earliest known ancestors of three Lynns whose Y-DNA places them in the relatively uncommon haplogroup called R-U198.  Each of the families is proven to have lived in Ulster, Ireland before emigrating to the U.S.  In one family, the earliest known was the father of the immigrant.


William Lynn (b. ca. 1774)
Clontivrin, Clones Parish,
County Fermanagh, Ulster
Hugh Linn (b. 1753)
Counties Tyrone & Down, Ulster and Concord, Pennsylvania
James Lynn (b. ca. 1780)
Counties Londonderry & Antrim, Ulster
and Exeter, Wisconsin



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