DNA Descendants View for John Merritt

Here are the inheritors of John Merritt's Y chromosome and X chromosome DNA. (For autosomal DNA, see John's full descendants list.) Living descendants could be tested to scientifically confirm family relationships back to John. 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 John's direct-line male descendants.   more information Help

  1. John Thomas Merritt DNA ancestors (1880s - 1950s) [confident]
  2. George Merritt DNA ancestors (1890s - 1890s) [confident]
  3. Peter Merritt DNA ancestors (1890s - 1890s) [confident]

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 John's X chromosome.   more information Help

  1. Annie Merritt DNA ancestors (1880s - 1880s)
  2. [John's son John did not inherit John's X chromosome.]
  3. Julia (Merritt) Sutherland DNA ancestors descendants (1880s - 1950s) [confident]
    1. John Sutherland DNA ancestors descendants (1920s - 1980s)
  4. Sarah (Merritt) Paidley DNA ancestors descendants (1890s - 1960s) [confident]
    1. James Robert Paidley DNA ancestors (1930s - 2000s) [confident]
  5. [John's son George did not inherit John's X chromosome.]
  6. [John's son Peter did not inherit John's X chromosome.]
  7. Ethel Kate (Merritt) Harris DNA ancestors (1900s - 1970s) [confident]

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