Category: Folklore and Ghost Stories

Other Pertinent Melungeon Notes

There are a number of other topics and tidbits to consider. Here are several: As…

Melungeon DNA and the European Enigma

Genetic genealogy through DNA testing, has sadly been harnessed to muddle the subject even more.…

Melungeon Origins

So, where did these mysterious people come from? Since it's apparently impossible to respect their…

The Melungeon People

There were multiple families in the initial group. They were varied in hue and features,…

The Melungeon Manipulation

Being an original Melungeon must've been a difficult life. The overwhelming majority of the media…

Melungeon Community

The earliest "proof" of Melungeons is commonly cited is the Stony Creek church minutes from…

The Real History of Melungeons

Sadly, it seems even less is known of the people today. Early historical accounts suggest…

Melungeon Fame

As word spread of the "new race" so did fantasy. Northern reporters made it a…

Melungeon Etymology

This word has been used for centuries, although in strikingly different contexts. The most likely…

An Introduction to Melungeons

This is one of the most difficult ethnic groups to research today. The overwhelming majority…