DNA Ancestors View for Brian Hightower

Here is how Brian Hightower inherited his yDNA Y chromosome, xDNA X chromosome and mtDNA mitochondrial DNA. (For auDNA autosomal DNA see Brian's full family tree.)   more information Help



Y Chromosome

The Y chromosome is passed down from father to son. Here are Brian's direct paternal line ancestors.   more information Help

[Father Unknown]
  [Paternal Grandfather Unknown]
    [Great-Grandfather Unknown]
      [Second Great-Grandfather Unknown]
        [Third Great-Grandfather Unknown]
          [Fourth Great-Grandfather Unknown]
            [Fifth Great-Grandfather Unknown]
              [Sixth Great-Grandfather Unknown]
                [Seventh Great-Grandfather Unknown]

Mitochondrial DNA

Mitochondrial DNA is passed down from mother to child. Here are Brian's direct maternal line ancestors.   more information Help

Sharon Hightower descendants (1950s - 2010s) DNA confirmed
  Margaret Marion Hannon descendants (20 Aug 1927 - 06 Sep 2004)
    Minnie G Wilcox descendants (abt 1904 - 1962)
      Nellie E Stevens descendants (May 1875 - 17 Mar 1964)
        Martha Norgrove descendants (Feb 1837 - 1901)
          [Fourth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
            [Fifth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
              [Sixth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
                [Seventh Great-Grandmother Unknown]

X Chromosome

Males inherit one X chromosome from their mother. Females inherit one from their mother and one from their father. Here are seven generations of ancestors who could have contributed to Brian's X DNA and their approximate average percentage of contribution. These are adapted from Blaine Bettinger's X-DNA charts.   more information Help

  100% — Sharon Hightower descendants (1950s - 2010s) DNA confirmed
    50% — Eugene Russell Hightower descendants (13 Jun 1922 - 05 Oct 1980) DNA confirmed
      50% — Maude Evelyn Wells descendants (06 Oct 1899 - 25 Dec 1982) DNA confirmed
        25% — Pleasant Wells descendants (1870s - 1950s)
          25% — Martha W. Kinser descendants (30 Aug 1854 - )
            12.5% — [Fourth Great-Grandfather Unknown]
              12.5% — [Fifth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
            12.5% — [Fourth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
              6.25% — [Fifth Great-Grandfather Unknown]
              6.25% — [Fifth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
        25% — Viola Blanton descendants (16 Jun 1883 - 04 Feb 1944) DNA confirmed
          12.5% — John William Blanton descendants (15 Oct 1851 - 10 Apr 1924) DNA confirmed
            12.5% — Mary Elizabeth Metcalf descendants (07 Apr 1832 - 18 Apr 1909)
              6.25% — [Fifth Great-Grandfather Unknown]
              6.25% — [Fifth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
          12.5% — Sarah Ann Higdon descendants (12 Nov 1854 - 10 Oct 1920)
            6.25% — John Uriah Higdon descendants (abt 1808 - aft 1880)
              6.25% — Alla Louise Mollihorne descendants (abt 1770 - abt 1860)
            6.25% — Margaret F. Goldsberry descendants (1819 - 04 Aug 1855)
              3.125% — Jonathan Goldsberry Jr. descendants (16 Apr 1770 - 1854)
              3.125% — Mary Burtle descendants (1781 - 06 May 1854)
    50% — Margaret Marion Hannon descendants (20 Aug 1927 - 06 Sep 2004)
      25% — John Francis Hannon Sr descendants (06 Oct 1887 - 09 Mar 1952)
        25% — Margaret McSweeney descendants (1852 - 1891)
          12.5% — [Third Great-Grandfather Unknown]
            12.5% — [Fourth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
              6.25% — [Fifth Great-Grandfather Unknown]
              6.25% — [Fifth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
          12.5% — [Third Great-Grandmother Unknown]
            6.25% — [Fourth Great-Grandfather Unknown]
              6.25% — [Fifth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
            6.25% — [Fourth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
              3.125% — [Fifth Great-Grandfather Unknown]
              3.125% — [Fifth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
      25% — Minnie G Wilcox descendants (abt 1904 - 1962)
        12.5% — Louis Morgan Wilcox descendants (Nov 1870 - 1950)
          12.5% — Sabrina Estella Southwick descendants (27 Jul 1843 - 1929)
            6.25% — [Fourth Great-Grandfather Unknown]
              6.25% — [Fifth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
            6.25% — [Fourth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
              3.125% — [Fifth Great-Grandfather Unknown]
              3.125% — [Fifth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
        12.5% — Nellie E Stevens descendants (May 1875 - 17 Mar 1964)
          6.25% — Phineas C Stevens descendants (Oct 1829 - 01 Sep 1916)
            6.25% — [Fourth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
              3.125% — [Fifth Great-Grandfather Unknown]
              3.125% — [Fifth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
          6.25% — Martha Norgrove descendants (Feb 1837 - 1901)
            3.125% — [Fourth Great-Grandfather Unknown]
              3.125% — [Fifth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
            3.125% — [Fourth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
              1.5625% — [Fifth Great-Grandfather Unknown]
              1.5625% — [Fifth Great-Grandmother Unknown]

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