Genealogy and DNA / Histories of Appalachian Peoples / History

Dromgoole’s Malungeons

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Will Allan Dromgoole, as noted earlier, had a very special vocabulary for the Melungeon people. Good or bad, she is still considered an authority on them.

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Melungeon DNA and the European Enigma

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Genetic genealogy through DNA testing, has sadly been harnessed to muddle the subject even more. Despite this field being in its infancy, global mapping has already occurred.

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Genealogy and DNA / Histories of Appalachian Peoples / History

Melungeon Origins

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So, where did these mysterious people come from? Since it’s apparently impossible to respect their own words, we’ve yet to encounter a definitive answer.

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Hereditary Druids

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Hereditary Druid of the Cuillia√©an [ ¬†The first priests and mystics of Europe are variously regarded as the mysterious “druids” — a family and class of people long forgotten in history. The word “druid” is a neither a proto-european word, nor original word of the Gaelic language.

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