The goal of this project is to help
Sikes and Sykes family researchers
ancestors. This will be accomplished by providing
Y-Chromosome DNA evidence of
individual family lines to compare with other families who also have a
common Sykes ancestor.
If you are interested in participating in the Sikes
/ Sykes Surname DNA
visit Family Tree DNA at this web site.
the Family Tree DNA main page, go to the Surname Project
the name Sykes in the search box on the upper right corner of the screen.
On the "search results" page, click on the highlighted surname, Sykes,
to get project information.
We are recommending the 25 Marker Y-Chromosome test.
Tree DNA calls it Y-DNA25 -- Male 25 Marker Paternal test. You must join the Family Tree DNA Sykes
Surname Project to get the reduced testing fees and to be able to order
the 25 marker test.
Administrator should be
given your test number along with the name,
and location of your three earliest
generations of Sykes/Sikes ancestors. This
information will be added to the Test Results
identity will remain anonymous to all but the project
will have a master list of
persons associated with the test numbers.
DNA Surname Information can be found at: