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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

Robert Lincoln was sort of a magnet for tragedy.  More specifically, presidential assassination tragedy. While he was not present when his d...

Facts About Abraham Lincoln : 10 Fun Abraham Lincoln Facts

Robert Lincoln was waiting to board a crowded train when he fell between the train and the platform. He was not harmed due to being pulled to safety by Edwin Booth, brother of the man that a short time later would kill Robert's father, Abraham Lincoln

Quite simply, O’Reilly reminded the world once again that people of the Appalachian Mountains are still the only cultural group in America that many people have the audacity to ridicule publicly. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

The majority of the people of the Southern Appalachian region came from England…

Druanna Williams: A School Picture The Williams Family is part of the minority group in Appalachia collectively called Melungeons. King College archives

Druanna Williams: A School Picture The Williams Family is part of the minority group in Appalachia collectively called Melungeons.

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

Irish descendants: "If anyone, black or white, believes that slavery was only an African experience, then they’ve got it completely wrong. Irish slavery is a subject worth remembering, not erasing from our memories.

The Melungeons: The Resurrection of a Proud People : An Untold Story of Ethnic Cleansing in America

The Melungeons: The Resurrection of a Proud People : An Untold Story of Ethnic Cleansing in America (Paperback)

Wow... just wow.  Flora Stewart was 117 years old when this photo was taken in New Hampshire in 1867.   That means she was born in 1750.  She saw this country founded and lived to see the Revolutionary War, the Civil War and the end of slavery.  She saw George Washington and Abraham Lincoln as Presidents.   And look at her: as regal as any Queen who ever reigned.

Flora Stewart, aged 117 years, of Londonderry, N. at the age of It is thus recorded in the published vital records of Londonderry. This Flora Stewart was liberated from slavery about

Hayes inducted into fellowship

Hayes inducted into fellowship

Nancy Hanks Lincoln, Abraham Lincoln's mother. - original pinner is a descendant of one of her brothers.

She was born in 1784 in Hampshire County, W. Virginia and died in 1818 in Spencer County, Indiana. She is buried at the Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial. She was married to Thomas Lincoln from

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.

Gettysburg-    Troops marching in Gettysburg the day of Lincolns address.     November 1863. What it must have been like to be there...

Amazing photograph of a historical day with Troops marching in Gettysburg from the town towards the Memorial Cemetery for Mr. Lincoln to make history by giving his Gettysburg Address speech.