DNA study seeks origin of Appalachia'...

DNA study seeks origin of Appalachia's Melungeons

There are 2 comments on the The Kansas City Star story from May 24, 2012, titled DNA study seeks origin of Appalachia's Melungeons. In it, The Kansas City Star reports that:

For years, varied and sometimes wild claims have been made about the origins of a group of dark-skinned Appalachian residents once known derisively as the Melungeons.

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“My Bad! Just hold me. ”

Since: Aug 07

Orion's Belt

#1 May 25, 2012
This is some funny stuff.

Three test later isn't going to make it go away...aye?
Camille Pegram

United States

#2 May 29, 2012
Right? Lol

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