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From: "Chris and Carla Deville" <>
Subject: Metif
Date: Thu, 13 Apr 2000 17:03:38 -0500


Father Hebert's book Volume 2 1811-1830 has a few charts:

Chart A: Negro + White = Mulatto
Chart B: Negro + Mulatto = Griffe
Chart B: Mulatto + White = Quadroon
Chart C: Negro + Griffe = Sacatra
Chart C: Griffe + Mulatto = Marabou
Chart C: Mulatto + Quadroon = Metif
Chart C: Quadroon + White = Mameluke
Chart D: Quadroon + Mameluke = Metif
Chart D: Mameluke + White = Quarteronne
Chart E: Quarteronne + White = Sang - Mele
Source: L. Gentil Tippenhauer, Die Insel Haiti - Leipzig, 1893 - P. 448 by Rene Le Gardeur - The noted authority on St. Domingue.
Hope this helps someone.
Carla Deville

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