Category: Genealogy and DNA

Y-DNA of the Fomorians

[caption id="attachment_136" align="alignleft" width="300"] Marcel Roux- "Halte de démons"[/caption] In Irish mythology, the Fomoire (or…

Melungeon Bibliography and Research

"A New Race." Daily Public Ledger [Maysville, KY] 23 Jan. 1894. Print. Salt Lake Herald…

Other Pertinent Melungeon Notes

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

Melungeons and the Portuguese Theories

As stressed earlier in this article series, there are no definite or concrete records for…

Melungeons were Portuguese?

It's easy to see how uneducated mountaineers might have classified people who were Italian, Greek,…

Dromgoole’s Malungeons

Will Allan Dromgoole, as noted earlier, had a very special vocabulary for the Melungeon people.…

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…