Phillip Hughes's DNA has been tested for genealogical purposes. It may be possible to confirm family relationships by comparing test results with Phillip or other carriers of his ancestors' Y-chromosome or mitochondrial DNA.
Y-chromosome DNA test-takers in his direct paternal line on WikiTree:
Family Tree DNA Y-DNA Test 111 markers, haplogroup E-V13, FTDNA kit #287963
Mitochondrial DNA test-takers in the direct maternal line:
Family Tree DNA mtDNA Test Full Sequence, FTDNA kit #287963
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Phillip:
AncestryDNA, GEDmatch T038295, Ancestry member gowanlock008 +
Family Tree DNA Family Finder, GEDmatch T038295, FTDNA kit #287963
For pre 1500 & pre1700 profiles remember use location names as they were at that time, modern location data can go in the Biography section. Sources are important for all profiles especially such early ones although not always easy to find.
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