The Melungeon Story: Part 3 Abraham Lincoln, Tom Hanks, and Elvis Presley are Melungeons

The Melungeon Story: Part 3 Abraham Lincoln, Tom Hanks, and Elvis Presley are Melungeons, Ava Gardner, Heather Locklear

Three Appalachian women in their 80's share their stories of growing up in the rural regions of the Appalachian mountains. Take a glimpse into their lives as they share their memories of growing up not only as mountain women, but also as Cherokee, Scots-Irish and African-American women.    Produced in 2000    Producer, DP and Editor: James Suttles  D...

Three Appalachian women in their share their stories of growing up in the rural regions of the Appalachian mountains. Take a glimpse into their lives as.

Young Carol Channing | carol channing – mulatto diaries

Young Carol Channing | carol channing – mulatto diaries

Melungeon Characteristics | Melungeon Definition - What Is A Melungeon?

History and description of several groups known as Melungeon.

melungeons pictures | ... Lincoln descended from a Melungeon family via his mother, Nancy Hanks

thecivilwarparlor: “ Abraham Lincoln Half Plate Daguerreotype Forms part of: Anson Gonger Goodyear collection of Lincoln Images (Library of Congress). A Frenchman named Louis-Jacques-Mandé Daguerre.

Melungeon definition

Melungeon definition

Matilda Jane Allen, Great Granddaughter of Dragging Canoe

Matilda Jane Allen, Great Granddaughter of Dragging Canoe

The Melungeons mainly come from free black men in Virginia who took white wives in the 1600s. Description from abagond.wordpress.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

The Melungeons ) are a mixed-race people in America who live in the Appalachian mountains where Tennessee meets Virginia meets Kentucky. They look mainly whi…

How Blacks have Irish Last Names | Ever wonder how a lot of African Americans & Caribbean have Irish last names? Is not because of Irish slave owners, no erase that foolishness……don’t think Gone With The Wind and the O’Hara plantation. What a lot of people don’t know is that Irish were slaves too, hundreds of thousands were sent to work in the West Indies and they blended with the black slaves thus we have Irish names like McFadden, McDonalds, etc. CLICK to read more

Ever wonder how a lot of African Americans have Irish last names? It is not because of Irish slave owners, no erase that foolishness……don’t .

January 20, 1920  – Dwight D. Eisenhower succeeds Harry S. Truman as President of the United States.

# 34 Dwight D. Eisenhower, In Office - 1953 - 1961 Date of Birth / Death 1890 - 1969 official Presidential portrait.

The Melungeon Story: Part 3 | Weekly View | After researching more than three centuries of Abraham Lincoln’s family tree, historians have connected Mr. Lincoln to many familiar names: The greatest Abraham Lincoln connection is Elvis, a direct descendant of Abraham Lincoln’s second great grandfather Isaiah Harrison. Many historians believe that Elvis Presley did indeed have Amerind blood — The King’s great-great-great-grandmother was Morning Dove White, a Cherokee Indian from Tennessee.

The Melungeon Story: Part 3

The Melungeons said they were Portuguese, that they had been living in those mountains since before the white man came. This has led some to suppose that they came from Portuguese shipwrecks who mixed with American Indians. Some have even said they came from Carthaginian shipwrecks thousands of years ago.

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The Melungeons said they were Portuguese, that they had been living in those mountains since before the white man came. This has led some to suppose that they came from Portuguese shipwrecks who mixed with American Indians. Some have even said they came from Carthaginian shipwrecks thousands of years ago.

The Melungeons 1910-1911 They are represented as having a sort of language of their own which some have imagined might be a conglomeration of Portuguese or Spanish with some Indian dialect

The Nashville American of June 1910 published a paper of about 10 pages in celebration of its anniversary. One of these pag.

melungeons pictures | More on the Melungeons

melungeons pictures | More on the Melungeons

Forgotton People ~There are lots of different theories about the Melungeons.  Some people say they tri-racial isolates, the Lost Tribe of Israel, Phoenicians, or a mix of Portuguese, Spanish, and Native American.

Forgotton People ~There are lots of different theories about the Melungeons…

melungeons pictures | The Osburn Family: John and Martha Osburn, Eva, Mary Ann "Polly" and ...

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