DNA Descendants View for Jefferson Finis Davis

Here are the inheritors of Jefferson Finis Davis's Y chromosome and X chromosome DNA. (For autosomal DNA, see Jefferson's full descendants list.) Living descendants could be tested to scientifically confirm family relationships back to Jefferson. Descendants who have already taken the necessary DNA test are highlighted.   more information Help

Y Chromosome

A father passes his Y chromosome to his sons. Here are up to 10 generations of Jefferson's direct-line male descendants.   more information Help

  1. Samuel Emory Davis DNA ancestors (1850s - 1850s)
  2. Jefferson Finis Davis Jr. DNA ancestors (1850s - 1870s)
  3. Joseph Evan Davis DNA ancestors (1850s - 1860s)
  4. William Howell Davis DNA ancestors (1860s - 1870s)

X Chromosome

Sons get their single X chromosome from their mother. Daughters get an X from each parent. Here are up to seven generations of possible carriers of portions of Jefferson's X chromosome.   more information Help

  1. [Jefferson's son Samuel did not inherit Jefferson's X chromosome.]
  2. Margaret Howell (Davis) Hayes DNA ancestors descendants (1850s - 1900s)
  3. [Jefferson's son Jefferson did not inherit Jefferson's X chromosome.]
  4. [Jefferson's son Joseph did not inherit Jefferson's X chromosome.]
  5. [Jefferson's son William did not inherit Jefferson's X chromosome.]
  6. Varina Anne Davis DNA ancestors (1860s - 1890s)

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