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…
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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.
The Nashville American of June 1910 published a paper of about 10 pages in celebration of its anniversary. One of these pag.
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Forgotton People ~There are lots of different theories about the Melungeons…