Y-Chromosomal Haplogroup E1. Some authorities (including Josephus) give Libya as their original country. He states (as so many other nations he had no clear knowledge about) that they were destroyed in the Ethiopic War. However, since Trombetta et al announced in 2011 the discovery of an E1b1b1g (E-V92) sub-clade in two Ethiopian Amhara, it is possible that larger numbers of this group probably still exist in the area of Ethiopia.
- In Search of ... the Origin of Nations by C.M. White. History Research Projects 2003.