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Martha Fanning
The 'French Woman of Keowee' Nani
Thu Jul 12, 2018 23:37

The 'French Woman of Keowee' Nani - the ancestor of some of the Welch Cherokee, was a Melungeon Cherokee who was sold into slavery in the West Indies.

  • Wow, Bob, what a post!Martha Fanning, Thu Jul 12 22:23
    Thank you for sharing! That's quite a story! I believe there was a lot more mixing than we have known. I read that one of the Eastern Band Cherokee Welch, a woman, was sold into slavery, but made her ... more
    • The 'French Woman of Keowee' Nani — Martha Fanning, Thu Jul 12 23:37
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