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  Genghis Khan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Genghis' father, Yesugei, khan of the Borjigin, and nephew to Ambaghai and Qutula Khan, emerged as the head of the ruling clan of the Mongols, but this position was contested by the rival Tayichi’ud clan, who descended directly from Ambaghai.
Genghis Khan was by and large tolerant of the multiple religions he encountered during the conquests as long as they were obedient although all of his campaigns caused wanton and deliberate destruction of places of worship.
Heirs to Discord: The Supratribal Aspirations of Jamuqa, Toghrul, and Temüjin
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Genghis_Khan   (9038 words)

  
 Family tree of Genghis Khan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Son Batu, founder of the Blue Horde, and later of the Golden Horde (or Kipchak Khanate) (Khan 1240-1255) in Russia.
Son Sartaq, Khan of the Golden Horde 1255-1256.
Son Mubarak Shah, Khan of the Chagatai Khanate 1252-1260 and 1266.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Family_tree_of_Genghis_Khan   (287 words)

  
 Genes of History's Greatest Lover Found? by Steve Sailer for UPI; DNA, Genghis Khan,  Y-chromosome, patrilineal ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
While the number of Genghis Khan's children is unknown, the reproductive success of his male-line descendants, known to history as "the Golden Family," is not in doubt, especially those descended from the four sons of Bortei, Genghis Khan's impressive first wife.
Incredibly, as late as the early 20th century, three-quarters of a millennium after Genghis Khan's birth, the aristocracy of Mongolia, which was 6 percent of the population, consisted of his patrilineal descendants.
He suggested that among Inner Mongolians and the Hazaras, on whom Genghis Khan left such a genetic imprint that his Y-chromosome is found in at least a quarter of the men, there must have been a lot of inbreeding among his descendants.
www.isteve.com /2003_Genes_of_History_Greatest_Lover_Found.htm   (1998 words)

  
 Mongol Trivia Facts   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The empire established by Genghis Khan eventually extended from the Pacific Ocean in the east to the Black Sea in the west, and from Siberia in the north to the northern borders of mainland Southeast Asia.
Genghis Khan established a pony-express system that spanned his entire empire; enacting a code of laws resembling the Ten Commandments; and developing military tactics that today are studied at West Point.
Ambakhai Khan of the Taijiuts (one of the Mongol clans), an ancestor of Genghis Khan, was captured by his enemies the Tatars.
www.healylaw.com /mongol.htm   (9027 words)

  
 Genghis Khan DNA test attracts hordes - Genetic Genealogy - MSNBC.com
Because Genghis Khan conquered vast tracts of Asia and Europe in the 12th and 13th centuries and sired many offspring, it was assumed that the men share his genetic fingerprint.
The Genghis Khan test is part of a plan to do the same for paternal ancestry by mapping patterns of Y chromosomes, the genetic material handed down from fathers to sons that changes little over generations.
Genghis Khan’s descendants should “feel a sense of pride that they are descended from such a successful leader of men,” Ashworth said.
msnbc.msn.com /id/5379014   (832 words)

  
 Genghis Khan a Prolific Lover, DNA Data Implies   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Summary Genghis Khan, the legendary Mongolian warrior and conqueror, may have left more than terror and destruction in his wake; he could have left his genes as well.
Genghis Khan, the fearsome Mongolian warrior of the 13th century, may have done more than rule the largest empire in the world; according to a recently published genetic study, he may have helped populate it too.
Documents written during or just after Khan's reign say that after a conquest, looting, pillaging, and rape were the spoils of war for all soldiers, but that Khan got first pick of the beautiful women.
news.nationalgeographic.com /news/2003/02/0214_030214_genghis.html   (725 words)

  
 Health & Science News - DNA shows man a descendant of Genghis Khan - sacbee.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
According to a British geneticist who pioneered the research, Robinson appears to be a direct descendant of Genghis Khan, the Mongol warrior who conquered vast tracts of Asia and Europe in the 13th century.
Sykes said the obvious candidate is Genghis Khan, who stormed the world with his armies, conquering territory and siring many children.
Many Western academics also have reassessed the great Khan's legacy, arguing that he was a brilliant military tactician, innovative ruler and early globalizer whose empire saw an unprecedented mingling of goods and cultures along the Silk Road trade route linking China to Europe.
www.sacbee.com /24hour/healthscience/story/3304035p-12173669c.html   (982 words)

  
 Saudi Aramco World : The Arts of the Mongols   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Genghis Khan was as brutal as he was brilliant, uniting disparate Turko-Mongolian tribes to form the most extensive land empire known to history, stretching from the Yellow Sea to the Caucasus Mountains.
All the Mongol successor states in Eurasia traced their lineage to Genghis Khan, and indeed, descent from him was the primary source of political legitimacy for centuries.
The idea of depicting landscape with receding planes of mountains and trees outlined with heavy contours was probably transmitted through textiles, particularly the Chinese kesi, or silk tapestries, which often depicted lush aquatic scenes or swirling dragons set in roundels.
www.saudiaramcoworld.com /issue/200301/the.arts.of.the.mongols.htm   (3204 words)

  
 Ancestry.co.uk - Mongolian Genealogy Records Found
The studies of the newly-discovered Mongol genealogy may help unveil some mysteries in Chinese history, such as the whereabouts of the remains of Genghis Khan (1167-1227), the great Mongol emperor whose grandson founded the Yuan Dynasty (1271-1368), and the fate of his descendants.
On top of the family tree was Tulin Gujen, a man who lived in the late Ming Dynasty (1368-1644) and whose forefather, Djelme, contributed tremendously to Genghis Khan's unification of Mongolian tribes.
"Genghis Khan therefore decreed that his family ally with the Djelme's, and his own daughter was married to Djelme's son," said Hu Guozhi, a Mongolian scholar in the Harqin Left Wing Mongolian Autonomous County, west of Liaoning Province, northeast China, where the genealogy was found.
www.ancestry.co.uk /learn/library/article.aspx?article=4737   (378 words)

  
 July 14-21, 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Because Genghis Khan was male, the test can only be made on men, who contain the Y chromosome.
While Genghis Khan may be reviled in the West from his legacy of attack on Eastern Europe, he is a hero in his home land and considered father of the country, Mongolia.
Genghis Khan is credited for uniting a nation of warring clans and then leading them on a campaign of conquest which eventually created one of the largest empires in history.
www.elca.org /youth/faithlens/week276.html   (1107 words)

  
 Известия Науки - English version
Genghis Khan was declared “the greatest military leader of the two millenia” by UNESCO.
According to the official data, Genghis Khan (real name Temuchin) was born in 1155 on the territory of present-day Mongolia, in the clan of kiyat.
He was declared khan and given a new name, Genghis Khan (the khan of the East), in 1206, at a general assembly of the clans’ leaders (kurultai).
www.inauka.ru /english/article36435.html   (1666 words)

  
 Family tree dna family keepsakes tree   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
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 Family Tree DNA Forum - FTDNATiP™ & Generation length
The truth is that only a tiny percentage of the families a few hundred years ago were like the one described in #4.
There was a vast disparity in the number of children that men sired -a lot had zero, while other like Genghis Khan had hundreds.
For my own family, counting branches where I have accurate birth dates at least six generations back, the average generation length is about 31 years (this crosses back and forth between paternal and maternal lines since I looked at all 4th great grandparents).
www.familytreedna.com /forum/showthread.php?p=4343   (1462 words)

  
 WPBF.com - News - DNA I.D.'s Florida Accountant As Genghis Khan Descendant
LONDON -- A Florida accountant is a descendant of Genghis Khan -- and D-N-A proves it.
According to a British geneticist who pioneered the research, Robinson appears to be a direct descendant of Genghis Khan.
Khan was the Mongol warrior who conquered vast tracts of Asia and Europe in the 13th century.
www.wpbf.com /news/9328150/detail.html   (305 words)

  
 DNA shows man a descendant of Genghis Khan
I was under the impression that Ghengis Khan took a fresh woman every night and did his best to get most of them knocked up - something like 1 in 5 in the greater Middle Kingdom is descended from the leader of the mongol hordes so this shouldn't be overly shocking.
Yeah, him and other 100 millions people are descendants of Genghis Khan.
The most probable someone is descended from, it's Genghis Khan.
digg.com /science/DNA_shows_man_a_descendant_of_Genghis_Khan   (252 words)

  
 Timeline 1200 to 1299
Subotai was one of Genghis Khan's ablest lieutenants, and went on to distinguish himself after the khan's death.
In Khan's lifetime he and his warriors had conquered the majority of the civilized world, ruling an empire that stretched from Poland down to Iran in the west, and from Russia's Arctic shores down to Vietnam in the east.
The grand khan was pleased with Marco Polo and employed him for the next seventeen years as a personal representative of the khan in state matters.
www.timelines.ws /1200_1299.HTML   (10547 words)

  
 Rippon Boswell - the blog! » Is Genghis Khan your Uncle?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Each 20 minutes this figure grows by 3,000, but the spookiest fact of all is that 0.5% of the male population — some 17m — are descendants of the Mongol marauder Genghis Khan.
Most men born in the previous millennium have around 20 descendants alive today, but Khan, who forged an empire stretching from Japan across Asia to the Caspian Sea, spread his chromosomes on a far grander scale, enjoying his pick of the beauties of his age.
The mighty Genghis Khan from Bokhara, a scary figure.
www.ripponboswell.com /users/admin/index.php?p=2   (257 words)

  
 DNA Shows Man a Descendant of Genghis Khan, DNA Identifies Florida Accountant As a Descendant of Genghis Khan - CBS News
DNA identifies Florida accountant as a descendant of Genghis Khan
Lacking any tissue samples from the Mongol ruler _ whose tomb has never been found _ the tests are based on an assessment of probabilities.
This year the country is celebrating the 800th anniversary of 1206, the year a warrior named Temujin united the nomadic steppe tribes and took the title Genghis Khan _ Universal Ruler.
www.cbsnews.com /stories/2006/06/07/ap/tech/mainD8I31SS00.shtml   (951 words)

  
 Mongolia - Land of Genghis Khan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
There are essentially no trees in the southern part of Mongolia.
The areas of the Gobi desert that we saw are mainly mountainous, with some dry flat plains in between.
A tree in the central part of Mongolia that is still close to the Gobi desert.
www.aerobatics.ws /GEI/mongolia_nature.html   (972 words)

  
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So he turned to the burgeoning field of "bioarchaeology," having his DNA tested to see what it revealed about his origins.
"Genghis Khan had this marker, but Joe Smith in the Genghis Khan army also had this Y chromosome."
This year the country is celebrating the 800th anniversary of 1206, the year a warrior named Temujin united the nomadic steppe tribes and took the title Genghis Khan -- Universal Ruler.
www.firstcoastnews.com /news/florida/news-article.aspx?storyid=58866   (910 words)

  
 All Empires History Forum: Genghis Khan and the Y Chromosome!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The maximum possible is 0.25 percent of all humans' ancestry, which would be a jaw-dropping figure, but it's probably significantly less because, being a patrilineal culture, the social advantages to being a descendant of Genghis Khan accrued primarily to those in the pure male line.
Kublai Khan's underling, the famed Italian traveler Marco Polo, wrote that each year the emperor took 30 additional virgins to be his concubines from a province renown for the beauty of its women.
We are a patriarchal, semi-monogamous species whose mating relationship is loosly conditioned or regulated by "culture"---that is, the religious beliefs which bind our societies together.
www.allempires.com /forum/forum_posts.asp?TID=3613&PN=1   (2298 words)

  
 Religious Support for Your Transition to a Low-Calorie Lifestyle
We owe existence of these two versions to the Nestorian priests who, under pressure of the advancing hordes of Genghis Khan, were forces to flee from the East towards the West, bearing all their ancient scriptures and ikons with them.
You find it in the grass, in the tree, in the river, in the mountain, in the birds of heaven, in the fishes of the sea; but seek it chiefly in yourselves.
Hang it upon the branch of a tree, and kneel upon the ground before the angel of water, and suffer the end of the stalk of the tailing gourd to enter your hinder parts (Hebrew text: anus), that the water may flow through all your bowels.
www.anti-aging-guide.com /36religious.php   (13796 words)

  
 Family Tree Magazine Newsletter 2/20/2003
The editors of Family Tree Magazine created America's Scrapbook with that goal in mind.
America's Scrapbook isn't part of a Family Tree Magazine subscription; get your copy on newsstands or from our online magazine rack.
The informant may not have been a family member or may not have been well-informed.
www.familytreemagazine.com /newsarchive/viewbydate.asp?date=2/20/2003   (719 words)

  
 cooltech.iafrica.com | coolscience Tracking the human family tree   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Scientists have begun an ambitious five-year project to collect DNA samples from more than 100 000 people around the world to use them to create a virtual family tree of the genetic connections among humans, project organisers said on Wednesday.
Those communities are "absolutely key to the success of this project," Wells said, because their genetic markers are the most reliable indicators of shared human lineage, and because their cultures are under threat from migration and intermixing.
Mongolian native Tumur Battur learned that he was a descendant of famed Mongol conqueror Genghis Khan, courtesy of previous research that had discovered genetic similarities among ethnic groups along Genghis Khan's path across Asia.
cooltech.iafrica.com /science/432514.htm   (645 words)

  
 Jesus Plus Nothing (Harpers.org)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Brazilian dictator General Costa e Silva, with Family support, was overseeing regular fellowship groups for Latin American leaders, while, in Indonesia, General Suharto (whose tally of several hundred thousand “Communists” killed marks him as one of the century's most murderous dictators) was presiding over a group of fifty Indonesian legislators.
To the Family, Jesus is not just a name; he is also a real man. “An awesome guy,” a Family employee named Terry told the brothers over breakfast one morning.
In a document entitled “Our Common Agreement as a Core Group,” members of the Family are instructed to form a “core group,” or a “cell,” which is defined as “a publicly invisible but privately identifiable group of companions.” A document called “Thoughts on a Core Group” explains that “Communists use cells as their basic structure.
www.harpers.org /online/jesus_plus_nothing/jesus_plus_nothing.php3?pg=2   (7747 words)

  
 "A precious document handed down from Genghis Khan"
The man who received the mail treated it like a precious document handed down from Genghis Khan, which what the District Commissioner of Chitral most closely resembles up in those parts.
After reading the information to me I thought he might post it on the wall of the "hotel" where I was staying.
Family Tree of the Royal Family of Chitral
www.ishipress.com /reward2.htm   (729 words)

  
 WFTV.com - News Of The Strange - DNA Identifies Florida Accountant As Descendant Of Genghis Khan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
WFTV.com - News Of The Strange - DNA Identifies Florida Accountant As Descendant Of Genghis Khan
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Condemned during Mongolia's 70 years of communist rule as a symbol of a backward past, Genghis Khan is now celebrated by Mongolians as the father of their nation.
www.wftv.com /irresistible/9327429/detail.html   (1053 words)

  
 Family Tree Magazine Newsletter Article: Ancestral Khan-nection
Geneticists have discovered that 8 percent of men living in the lands of the former Mongol Empire possess Y chromosomes resembling those of the Mongol ruling house, The New York Times reported last Tuesday.
Based on these findings, it's possible that 16 million men (that's half a percent of the world's male population) can claim descent from Genghis Khan.
Tyler-Smith says it's likely these signature chromosomes have been passed down from Mongol rulers.
familytreemagazine.com /newsarchive/viewarticle.asp?id=2655&ref=index   (136 words)

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