Completed as of October 31, 2020:
- Recruiting additional direct male-line descendants of William Harlow for further SNP testing - anyone interested in submitting their DNA for testing should contact Raymond T. Wing (email: wing.genealogist AT gmail DOT com)
Still to do as of October 31, 2020
- NGS/WGS test multiple descendants of William Harlow to place the family clade as well as test descendants to discover any subclades unique to descendants lines
William Harlow was said to have been from Sandwich, Kent, England and born about 1600. He died in Plymouth about 1665. His wife was Lucy Wraske and they had at least one son, William.
(Sgt.) William Harlow was born about 1624 and died in Plymouth 26 Aug 1691. He married three times, first in 1648 to Rebecca Bartlett; second to Mary Faunce; and third to Mary Shelley. He had three children by his first wife: Samuel, Rebecca & William.
DNA results R1b-BY1020
Previous Y-DNA testing
The Harlow surname project Lists nine male Harlow's in Group: Lineage I - Plymouth (Haplogroup R). One individual has SNP tested to R-P312>ZZ11>U152>L2>DF103>FGC4166>BY1020.
Further needed testing
We need additional direct male-line descendants of William Harlow to WGS/NGS test to refine it further and delineate descendant clades.
References & External Links
- Wakefield, Robert S. and Margaret Harris Stover, Mayflower Families Through Five Generations vol. 17 Allerton, General Society of Mayflower Descendants, Plymouth, MA, 1998, reprinted 2015
- Wakefield, Robert S., Mayflower Families through Five Generations, Vol. 18 Warren part II (daughters Mary, Annna & Elizabeth), General Society of Mayflower Descendants, Plymouth, MA, 2011