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by D J Thornton
Mon Oct 15, 2018 8:51 am
Forum: Native American
Topic: Cabeza de Vaca's Gulf Coast Expedition DNA search
Replies: 1
Views: 3

Re: Cabeza de Vaca's Gulf Coast Expedition DNA search

Interesting, I didn’t think of this with my matches. Melungeon did think of Juan Parfo, and Desoto and others, but this explains certain regional historical matches before later Spanish Settlements.

Cabaza became an Indian Trader.
by D J Thornton
Mon Oct 15, 2018 8:48 am
Forum: Native American
Topic: Cabeza de Vaca's Gulf Coast Expedition DNA search
Replies: 1
Views: 3

Cabeza de Vaca's Gulf Coast Expedition DNA search

DNA Search There are possible descendents of several noted members, including Lope de Oviedo, of the Narváez expedition whose heritage may originate on the central Gulf Coast. For people with indigenous ancestry of tribes of the Gulf Coast - Atakapa, Chitimacha, Choctaw, Biloxi, Apalachee, and other...
by D J Thornton
Mon Oct 08, 2018 10:33 pm
Forum: Native American
Topic: Taino
Replies: 0
Views: 20

Taino

“My great-grandmother was pure-blooded Taíno, my mother of mixed blood,” she said. “When I told people I was Taíno, they said, ‘What, are you crazy? There aren’t any left!’ But I don’t believe you have to look a certain way. I have all of my ancestors within me.” Read more: https://www.smithsonianma...
by D J Thornton
Sat Sep 22, 2018 5:17 pm
Forum: African
Topic: Panel discussion on Ancestry
Replies: 0
Views: 63

Panel discussion on Ancestry

A historian, a geneticist and an anthropologist discussion regarding dna testing, genealogy, cultural
https://m.youtube.com/watch?time_contin ... fullscreen
by D J Thornton
Sat Sep 15, 2018 5:49 am
Forum: World
Topic: Minoa, Sardinia, Morocco and rh-
Replies: 1
Views: 66

Re: Minoa, Sardinia, Morocco and rh-

PS North African dna matches.
by D J Thornton
Sat Sep 15, 2018 5:46 am
Forum: World
Topic: Minoa, Sardinia, Morocco and rh-
Replies: 1
Views: 66

Minoa, Sardinia, Morocco and rh-

What’s does Minoa, Sardinia, Morocco , Berbers, and rh- have in common! Me, dna matches that .i couldn’t explain in my research. Atlantis. I knew Rh negative blood type matched Basques and Welsh and some Native American, but seeing this with Plato’s writing, petroglyphs, Red Sea People, And technolo...
by D J Thornton
Tue Sep 11, 2018 5:24 am
Forum: Native American
Topic: English Dominion Additional info II
Replies: 17
Views: 291

Re: English Dominion Additional info II

Tuesday June 4tt 1765. Present His Excellency the Governor, John Stuart Esqr Superintd Monsr Montberaut, Deputy Superintendant Colonel Wedderburne & A Great Number of other Gentn Indian Chiefs & Interpreters as Usual. The Congress being opened with the usual Ceremony & this being the Ann...
by D J Thornton
Tue Sep 11, 2018 5:23 am
Forum: Native American
Topic: English Dominion Additional info II
Replies: 17
Views: 291

Re: English Dominion Additional info II

Thursday May SQtb 1765. Present His Excellency Governor Johnstone, John Stuart Esqr Super- intnd. Indian Chiefs, Interpreters as Usual The Congress being opened with the usual Ceremony, the Governor acquainted the Indians, that the Superintendant was now going to reply to the Talks which they had gi...

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