Korean – Western U.S. ǀ Korean ǀ East Asian
Western Korean Americans are people identifying or identified as Korean sampled in the Western U.S. Judge Herbert Choy was the first Asian American to serve as a United States federal judge and the first person of Korean ancestry to be admitted to the bar in the United States.
The Korean – Western U.S. population data represent DNA samples from 63 Korean-American (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Korean_American) individuals in the Western United States. Samples were provided by the California Department of Justice, the Orange County (Calif.) Sheriff-Coroner Crime Laboratory, and the Oregon State Police. For details on Koreans in America, see http://www.duke.edu/~myhan/kaf0501.html and http://apa.si.edu/Curriculum%20Guide-Final/unit1.htm.
Source publication: CODIS STR Loci Data from 41 Sample Populations, J Forensic Sci, 2001, 46(3), 453-489.