(Version of June 3, 2014)                                                                                                                                        
   
Brown/Browne/Braun DNA Study: Marker Values for Groups No. 70 thru No. 79  
   
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The members of each relationship group below (Groups No. 70 through No. 79) are likely as a rule to share common Brown ancestors with fellow group members inside a "genealogical" time frame, that is, approximately since the widespread introduction of surnames in western Europe during the 15th century.  
   
   
These groupings are strictly tentative, however, and they will necessarily be revised from time to time. What's more, the identification of specific common ancestors for any group will generally depend more upon conventional "paper" genealogy than upon additional DNA testing.    
   
   
To the extent that there are mistakes in the groupings, we have tried to err on the side of inclusiveness by using selection criteria broader than those employed by many other surname-tracing projects. In technical terms, we view a false negative as worse than a false positive, so we prefer to err toward the latter. One implication is that some of this project's Groups will almost surely lose members -- or even "break down" -- if all their members should eventually upgrade from 12 to 25 or more markers. Such outcomes are most probable for Groups equal or close to the so-called "Atlantic Modal Haplotype" (AMH), as for example Group Nos. 5, 15, 18, 20, 56, 59, 87, 88 and 89. For more information on the AMH issue, see the discussion under Group No. 20.    
   
   
 
 
       
Criteria for Determining Relationship Groups:        
   
For Haplogroup R1b and its subclades: Members must match 12/12 on the first 12 markers, at least 23/25 on the first 25 markers, or at least 33/37 on the first 37 markers.  
     
For all other Haplogroups: Members must match at least 11/12 on the first 12 markers, at least 22/25 on the first 25 markers, or at least 33/37 on the first 37 markers.  
   
   
     
Note on Modal Values within Groups: In cases where a specific marker's modal value is undefined, a value is substituted from among the modal values for all project members with the same haplogroup.    
   
     
   
Color coding for Haplogroups:    
   
Green = haplogroup proven by independent SNP test                                  
Red = haplogroup inferred from STR's with high confidence (no SNP test)        
Blue = haplogroup inferred from STR's with medium to low confidence (no SNP test)    
Black = haplogroup presented with unknown confidence (SNP status not known)  
   
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RESULTS  TABLES  FOR  RELATIONSHIP  GROUPS NO. 70 THROUGH NO. 79  
(The STR Markers with Orange Headings are believed to change or "mutate" more rapidly than the others.)  
   
Kit No. Name H                                     STR Marker Names (DNA Y-Chromosome Short Tandem Repeats or "DYS")
a     3                                                                                                                                
p     9                                                                                                                                
l     4                                                                                                                                
o                                                     G                         3 3                                                    
g     o             3   3                             A Y Y                     9 9         4                                          
r     r   3 3       8   8   4 4             4 4 4 4   T C C         C C         5 5         0     4 4                                  
o 3 3   3 8 8 4 3 4 9 3 9 4 5 5 4 4 4 4 4 4 6 6 6 6 4 A A A 4 6 5 5 D D 4 4 5 5 S S 5 5 6 4 6 5 4 1 1 5 5 4 4 5 4 4 4 5 4 6 5 4 5 6 4 5
u 9 9 1 9 5 5 2 8 3 - 9 - 5 9 9 5 5 4 3 4 4 4 4 4 4 6 H 2 2 5 0 7 7 Y Y 4 3 3 7 1 1 9 3 4 7 S 1 2 3 3 5 9 3 9 3 5 4 8 2 4 1 6 8 7 4 9 6
p 3 0 9 1 a b 6 8 9 1 2 2 8 a b 5 4 7 7 8 9 a b c d 0 4 a b 6 7 6 0 a b 2 8 1 8 a b 0 7 1 2 1 1 5 a b 7 4 6 0 4 0 4 1 0 6 7 8 7 2 0 2 5
 
Group No. 70  
Marker No. (Orange = Fast Mutator) H'group 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67
Modal Values for this Group R1b1a2 13 24 14 11 12 14 12 12 11 13 13 29 17 8 10 11 11 26 15 19 31 15 15 17 17 11 11 19 23 17 15 18 18 36 39 12 11 11 9 15 16 8 11 10 8 10 10 12 23 23 15 11 12 12 16 8 12 21 21 13 12 11 13 11 11 12 12
286826 William Lafayette Brown**** R1b1a2 13 24 14 11 12 14 12 12 11 13 13 29 16 8 10 11 11 26 15 19 31 15 15 17 17 10 11 19 23 17 15 18 18 36 39 12 11 11 9 15 16 8 11 10 8 10 10 12 23 23 15 11 12 12 16 8 12 21 21 13 12 11 13 11 11 12 12
24366 Robert Wilson Brown  R1b1a2 13 24 14 11 12 14 12 12 11 13 13 29 17 8 10 11 11 26 15 19 31 15 15 17 17                                                                                    
200115 Stephen Douglas Brown R1b1a2 13 24 14 11 12 14 12 12 11 13 13 29 17 8 10 11 11 25 15 19 31 15 15 17 17 11 11 19 23 17 15 18 18 36 40 12 11 11 9 15 16 8 11 10 8 10 10 12 23 23 15 11 12 12 16 8 12 21 21 13 12 11 13 11 11 12 12
246653 Percy Ray Brown R1b1a2 13 24 14 10 12 14 12 12 11 13 13 29 17 8 10 11 11 26 15 19 31 15 15 17 17 11 11 19 23 17 15 18 18 37 39 12 11                                                            
B3450 William L. Brown R1b1a2 13 24 14 10 12 14 12 12 11 13 13 29 17 8 10 11 11 26 15 19 31 15 15 17 17 11 11 19 23 17 15 18 18 37 39 12 11                                                            
92238 Larry Allice Brown R1b1a2 13 24 14 10 12 14 12 12 11 13 13 29 17 8 10 11 11 26 15 19 31 15 15 17 17                                                                                    
       
Group No. 71  
Marker No. (Orange = Fast Mutator) H'group 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67
Modal Values for this Group R1b1a2 13 23 14 11 11 14 12 12 13 14 13 30 19 9 9 11 11 24 16 19 29 14 15 17 17 11 11 19 23 16 14 18 15 33 37 12 13                                                            
93650 Gene S."Scott" Brown  R1b1a2 13 23 14 11 11 14 12 12 13 14 14 30 18 9 9 11 11 24 16 19 29 14 14 17 17 11 11 19 23 17 14 18 15 33 37 12 13                                                            
329134 W. W. Brown R1b1a2 13 23 14 11 11 14 12 12 13 14 13 30 18 9 9 11 11 24 16 19 29 14 15 17 17 11 11 19 23 16 14 18 15 33 37 12 13                                                            
113274 Alanson C. Brown R1b1a2 13 23 14 10 11 14 12 12 13 14 13 30 19 9 9 11 11 24 16 19 29 14 15 17 17 11 11 19 23 16 14 18 15 33 37 12 13                                                            
100783 Frank Amos Brown* R1b1a2 13 23 14 11 11 14 12 12 13 14 13 30 19 9 9 11 11 24 16 19 29 14 15 16 17 11 11 19 23 15 14 18 15 33 37 12 13                                                            
80649 Robert Frank Brown  R1b1a2 13 23 14 11 11 14 12 12 13 14 13 30 19 9 9 11 11 24 16 19 29 14 15 16 17 11 11 19 23 15 14 18 15 33 37 12 13                                                            
According to various genealogical sources, the five men here all descend from sons of Tristram Brown, b. 21 Dec 1672, Newbury MA (grandson of immigrant Richard Browne). Scott descends from Richard Brown, b. 22 Oct 1720, Norwich CT, per the book “Descendants of Walston Browne.” Alanson descends from Tristram Brown, b. 17 Mar 1702, Newbury MA,  per “The Genealogy and History of the Brown/Browne Family of Granville, New York and Granville, Wisconsin,” by Cynthia Ingalls Brown. Frank and Robert descend from Joshua Brown, b. 27 Mar 1704, Newbury MA, per “The History of New Ipswich, New Hampshire,” by Charles Chandler.  (Robert is the son of Frank.)  W. W. Brown descends from the first Tristam's fourth son, Abraham.    
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
Group No. 72  
Marker No. (Orange = Fast Mutator) H'group 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67
Modal Values for this Group R1b1a2 13 23 14 11 11 14 12 12 12 13 13 29 16 9 9 11 11 25 15 19 28 15 15 16 16 11 11 19 23 15 14 18 18 37 37 12 12                                                            
N43117 Mark Douglas Brown R1b1a2 13 23 14 11 11 14 12 12 12 13 13 29                                                                                                              
000000 Anonymous Browne***** R1b1a2 13 23 14 11 11 14 12 12 12 13 13 29                                                                                                              
000000 Anonymous Brown***** R1b1a2 13 23 14 11 11 14 12 12 12 13 13 29                                                                                                              
96634 Carl William Brown R1b1a2 13 23 14 11 11 14 12 12 12 13 13 29 16 9 9 11 11 25 15 19 28 15 15 16 16 11 11 19 23 15 14 18 18 36 37 12 12                                                            
73603 Michael Gordon Brown  R1b1a2 13 23 14 11 11 14 12 12 12 13 13 29 16 9 9 11 11 25 15 19 28 15 15 16 16 11 11 19 23 15 14 18 18 37 37 12 12 11 9 15 16 8 10 10 8 10 10 12 22 23 16 10 12 12 15 8 12 22 20 13 12 11 14 11 11 13 12
Note 1: The "Anonymous Brown(e)s" in this group are men tested by FTDNA who haven't yet joined the Brown DNA Study.  
       
Note 2: The three men with only 12 marker values are also shown as members of th Brown DNA Study's Group No. 18, since an upgrade to 37 markers by one or more of the three might show a match to that Group rather than to Group No. 72.  
 
 
Group No. 73  
Marker No. (Orange = Fast Mutator) H'group 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67
Modal Values for this Group R1b1a2 14 23 14 11 11 15 12 12 12 13 13 29 18 9 10 11 11 26 15 20 29 15 15 17 17                                                                                    
77609 Le Geane Brown  R1b1a2 14 23 14 11 11 15 12 12 12 13 13 29 18 9 10 11 11 26 15 20 29 15 15 15 17                                                                                    
00000 Anonymous Brown***** R1b1a2 14 23 14 11 11 15 12 12 12 13 13 29                                                                                                              
76991 Walter Dan Brown  R1b1a2 14 23 14 11 11 15 12 12 12 13 13 29 18 9 10 11 11 26 15 20 29 15 15 17 17 11 10 19 23 14 15 18 17 38 38 12 12 11 9 15 16 8 10 10 8 10 10 12 23 23 17 10 12 12 14 8 12 22 20 13 12 11 13 10 11 13 12
Note: The "Anonymous Brown" in this Group is a man tested by FTDNA who hasn't yet joined the Brown DNA Study.  
 
Group No. 74  
Marker No. (Orange = Fast Mutator) H'group 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67
Modal Values for this Group R1b1a2 13 24 14 9 11 14 12 12 12 13 13 28 17 9 10 11 11 25 15 19 28 15 15 16 16                                                                                    
36129 James Edward Brown #1  R1b1a2a1a1b 13 24 14 9 11 14 12 12 12 13 13 28 17 9 10 11 11 25 15 19 28 15 15 15 16 11 11 19 23 17 15 18 18 37 39 12 12 11 9 15 16 8 10 10 8 10 10 12 23 23 16 10 12 12 14 8 11 24 20 13 12 10 13 11 12 12 12
98048 Henry L. "Lewis" Brown R1b1a2 13 24 14 9 11 14 12 12 12 13 13 28 17 9 10 11 11 25 15 19 28 15 15 16 16                                                                                    
 
Group No. 75  
Marker No. (Orange = Fast Mutator) H'group 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67
Modal Values for this Group R1b1a2a1a1b4 13 25 14 10 11 14 12 12 12 13 13 29 16 9 9 10 11 25 15 19 29 15 15 16 17 10 11 19 19 15 14 17 17 37 37 12 12 11 9 15 16 8 10 10 8 10 9 12 23 23 16 10 12 12 15 8 12 24 20 13 12 11 13 11 12 12 12
PSF9D** James Richard Detjen  R1b1a2a1a1b4 13 25 14 11 11 14 12 12 12 13 13 28 16 9 9 10 11 25 15 19 29 15 15 16 17 11 11 19 19 15           12 12                                       12     13              
9G4RR** Thomas Alan Brown R1b1a2a1a1b4 13 25 14 11 11 14 12 12 12 13 13 28 16 9 9 10 11 25 15 19 29 15 15 16 17 11 11 19 19 15           12 12                                       12     13              
72472 Brian W. Brown  R1b1a2a1a1b4 13 25 14 11 11 14 12 12 12 13 13 29 17 9 9 10 11 25 15 19 29 15 15 16 17 11 11 19 19 15 14 17 17 37 38 12 12 11 9 15 16 8 10 10 8 10 9 12 23 23 16 10 12 12 16 8 12 24 20 13 12 11 13 11 12 12 12
96528 Charley Brown R1b1a2a1a1b4 13 25 14 11 11 14 12 12 12 13 13 29 17 9 9 10 11 25 15 19 29 15 15 16 17 11 11 19 19 15 14 17 17 37 38 12 12 11 9 15 16 8 10 10 8 10 9 12 23 23 16 10 12 12 16 8 12 24 20 13 12 11 13 11 12 12 12
162713 Keith Kinneman Brown  R1b1a2a1a1b4 13 25 14 11 11 14 12 12 12 13 13 29 16 9 9 10 11 25 15 19 29 15 15 16 17 11 11 19 19 15 14 17 16 37 38 12 12 11 9 15 16 8 10 10 8 10 9 12 23 23 16 10 12 12 15 8 12 23 20 13 12 11 13 11 12 12 12
342051 Gerald Lee Brown R1b1a2a1a1b4 13 25 14 10 11 14 12 12 12 13 13 29 16 9 9 10 11 25 15 19 29 15 15 16 17 10 11 19 19 15 14 17 17 36 37 12 12                                                            
257710 Michael  A.  Brown R1b1a2a1a1b4 13 25 14 10 11 14 12 12 12 13 13 29 16 9 9 10 11 25 15 19 29 15 15 16 17 10 11 19 19 15 14 17 17 36 37 12 12                                                            
1684 Rufus B. "Byron" Brown* R1b1a2a1a1b4 13 25 14 10 11 14 12 12 12 13 13 29 16 9 9 10 11 25 15 19 29 15 15 16 17 10 11 19 19 15 14 17 17 37 37 12 12                                                            
167559 Steven Dale Brown  R1b1a2a1a1b4 13 25 14 10 11 14 12 12 12 13 13 29 16 9 9 10 11 25 15 19 29 15 15 16 17 10 11 19 19 15 14 17 17 37 37 12 12                                                            
313852 Gregory Kent Brown R1b1a2a1a1b4 13 25 14 10 11 14 12 12 12 13 13 29 16 9 9 10 11 25 15 19 29 15 15 16 17 10 11 19 19 15 14 17 17 37 37 12 12                                                            
N91054 Scott Aaron Brown R1b1a2a1a1b4 13 25 14 10 11 14 12 12 12 13 13 29 16 9 9 10 11 25 15 19 29 15 15 16 17 10 11 19 19 15 14 17 17 37 37 12 12 11 9 15 16 8 10 10 8 10 9 12 23 23 16 10 12 12 15 8 12 23 20 13 12 11 13 11 12 12 12
156922 Harold Norris (Brown) R1b1a2a1a1b4 13 25 14 10 11 14 12 12 12 13 13 29 16 9 9 10 11 25 15 19 29 15 15 16 18 10 11 19 19 15 14 17 17 37 37 12 12                                                            
 DJS3K** George V. Brown R1b1a2a1a1b4 13 25 14 10 11 14 12 12 12 13 13 29 18 9 10 11 11 25 15 19 30 15 15 17 17 11 11 19 23 16           13 12                                                            
000000 Anonymous Brown***** R1b1a2a1a1b4 13 25 14 10 11 14 12 12 12 13 13 29                                                                                                              
Note A: The late Rufus Byron Brown was founder of the Brown DNA Study.                                                                                                        
   
Note B: The "Anonymous Brown" in this Group is a man tested by FTDNA who hasn't yet joined the Brown DNA Study. If he ever should upgrade to 25 or 37 markers, he might match one or more of the others in this group. But if he should match no. DJS3K, he probably wouldn't match any of the others -- in which case he and DJS3K would be moved into a new Group.  
 
 
 
Group No. 76  
Marker No. (Orange = Fast Mutator) H'group 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67
Modal Values for this Group I2b 15 24 15 11 16 16 11 13 11 14 12 31 17 8 9 11 11 26 14 20 27 14 14 14 16                                                                                    
10581 Eugene Brown  I2b 15 24 15 11 16 16 11 13 11 14 12 31 17 8 9 11 11 26 14 20 27 14 14 14 16                                                                                    
101228 Henry R. Brown  I2b 15 24 15 11 16 16 11 13 11 14 12 31 17 8 9 11 11 26 14 20 27 14 14 14 16                                                                                    
 
Group No. 77  
Marker No. (Orange = Fast Mutator) H'group 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67
Modal Values for this Group R1b1a2 13 24 14 11 9 14 12 12 12 13 13 29 17 9 9 10 11 25 15 19 29 15 15 17 17 10 11 22 23 15 15 17 17 37 38 12 12 11 9 15 16 8 10 10 8 10 10 12 21 25 17 10 12 12 15 8 11 22 20 14 12 11 13 11 11 12 12
97585 Robert Brown (#2) R1b1a2 13 24 14 11 9 14 12 12 12 13 13 29 17 9 9 10 11 25 15 19 29 15 15 17 17                                                                                    
311568 Robert Steven Brown R1b1a2 13 24 14 11 9 14 12 12 12 13 13 29 17 9 9 10 11 25 15 20 29 15 15 17 17 10 11 22 23 15 15 17 17 37 37 12 12 11 9 15 16 8 10 10 8 10 10 12 21 25 16 10 12 12 15 8 11 22 20 14 12 11 13 11 11 12 12
N8429 Eric Vance Brown R1b1a2 13 24 14 11 9 14 12 12 12 13 13 29 17 9 9 10 11 25 15 19 29 15 15 17 17 10 11 22 23 15 15 17 17 37 38 12 12 12 9 15 16 8 10 10 8 10 10 12 21 25 17 10 12 12 15 8 11 22 20 14 12 11 13 11 11 12 12
 
Group No. 78  
Marker No. (Orange = Fast Mutator) H'group 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67
Modal Values for this Group R1b1a2 13 23 14 11 11 15 12 12 11 13 13 29 17 9 10 11 11 25 15 19 29 15 16 15 20                                                                                    
65353 Ronald Ray Brown  R1b1a2 13 23 14 11 11 15 12 12 11 13 13 29 17 9 10 11 11 25 15 19 29 15 16 20 20                                                                                    
97227 Utah Brown  R1b1a2 13 23 14 11 11 15 12 12 11 13 13 29 17 9 10 11 11 25 14 19 29 15 16 15 20 10 11 19 23 16 15 20 18 37 41 11 12                                                            
 
Group No. 79  
Marker No. (Orange = Fast Mutator) H'group 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67
Modal Values for this Group R1b1 13 25 15 11 11 14 12 12 16 13 13 29                                                                                                              
103390 Setton E. Brown R1b1 13 25 15 11 11 14 12 12 16 13 13 29                                                                                                              
96759 Billy Garrett Brown R1b1 13 25 15 11 11 14 12 12 16 13 13 29 16 9 10 11 11 25 15 17 29 15 17 17 17 11 11 19 23 16 17 19 17 39 41 12 12 11 9 15 16 8 10 9 8 10 10 12 23 23 17 10 12 12 15 8 12 22 20 14 12 11 13 11 11 12 12
 
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*  A deceased test participant.  
       
**  Y-Search No. used for member not tested by FTDNA.            
       
***  Indicates "null" or no result. Such cases are retested multiple times to confirm. The underlying science is still unsettled as to when these readings are caused by true deletions, as opposed to being caused by imperfect testing techniques. Regardless of cause, however, mutations that lead to null readings are normally passed to descendants just as are other mutations, meaning that related male lineages such as a father and his son will usually share a null value. Therefore a null value can generally be as useful as any other value for genealogical purposes.  
 
 
 
   
**** Ancestral name used instead of participant's name.    
   
***** Indicates a Brown-surnamed man tested by FTDNA who hasn't yet joined the Brown DNA Study Indicates a Brown-, Braun-  or Browning-surnamed man tested by FTDNA who hasn't yet joined the Brown DNA Study.    
     
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