Farthest traced descendant by DNA
Adrian Targett
United Kingdom (Cheddar)

The farthest traced descendant is Adrian Targett, a teacher from Cheddar, Somerset, UK, who has been linked through some 300 generations and been shown to be a direct descendant, on his mothers side, of Cheddar Man, a 9,000-year-old skeleton, one of the oldest complete skeletons found in Great Britain.