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Thread: Is the Central Italian component in Living DNA a good proxy for Roman ancestry?

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    Roman Troops Statistics + Reserves in the 1st Period and where the Soldiers came from:

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    Roman Troops Statistic in the 1st Period.



    I translated this into English from old fashioned Italian, feel free to object if you believe it is incorrect.
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    Roman Statistic

    In Rome, a Corp of 20.000 Infantry and 1.500 Cavalry, sorted from Roman Citizens, and furthermore 30.000 foot soldiers, and 2.000 Cavalryman taken from the allies were kept ready.
    The list of population and of recruitment provides:
    Among the Latins, 80.000 Infantry, and 5.000 horses;
    Within the Samnites 70.000 Infantry and 7.000 horses;
    Within the Japigi and the Messapi, 50.000 men on foot and 16.000 Cavalry;
    Within the Lucani 30.000 Infantry and 3.000 Cavalry;
    Within the Marsi, the Marrucini, the Frentani, and the Vestini, 20.000 Infantry and 4.000 Cavalry.

    Furthermore, The Romans had 2 Legions each of 4.200 Infantrymen and 200 Cavalry in Sicily and in Taranto.

    Finally, listed as able for war in the population of Rome and the countryside, 250.000 men on foot and 23.000 Cavalry.

    Total of the Military Forces available to the Romans:
    Infantry 699.200
    Cavalry 69.100

    Polibio rounded up the number:
    Infantry 700.000
    Cavalry 70.000
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    Quote Originally Posted by Salento View Post
    Roman Troops Statistics + Reserves in the 1st Period and where the Soldiers came from:



    Maps Posted by Jovialis (thanks ):



    This map is very interesting.
    According to this map and according to other info from inet, in Tuscany there should be some Etruscan influence.
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Etrusc...netic_research
    From a genetic point of view on Wiki is told old Etruscans were most close to today Germans.

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    Oh cool. Have you posted your results? Not sure I have seen them. You should post it here. Maybe Gidai can add you to the list.
    Hi Dibran! The sample that stands for ‘Albania south’ is just me :)

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    https://my.livingdna.com/share/33493...3-902fa1c3f41c

    These are my father’s results ... maybe I posted them in another thread but I do not remember

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    It does seem the dots are individualized. I am noticing our ancestors map for 500 years ago is different between us.

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