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From: Anita Wills <>
Subject: Re: [MELUNGEON] Illegal Voting Trials
Date: Sun, 18 Oct 2009 13:10:38 -0700
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In-Reply-To: <001301ca5026$f4802aa0$640fa8c0@brodwy01.nm.comcast.net>


There may have been Portuguese in the Mountains, as well as other groups
that did not intermix. That does not mean that the Melungeon were
Portuguese. It is all quite confusing to me.

Anita

On Sun, Oct 18, 2009 at 12:12 PM, Don Collins <>wrote:

> I doubt very much Jack Goins is trying to mislead anyone. As far as the
> question, I have no idea. But then again I am only interested in my own
> direct Collins line history , which is confusing enough.
>
> Don Collins
>
>
> "If a man writes a book, let him set down only what he knows. I have
> guesses
> enough of my own."
>
> Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Scott Collins" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Sunday, October 18, 2009 12:47 PM
> Subject: Re: [MELUNGEON] Illegal Voting Trials
>
>
> > I wonder if anyone is going to answer?
> > Is Jack Goins trying to mislead people or does he just not have his facts
> correctly stated?
> >
> > Scott P. Collins
> >
> > WE ARE THE ONES WE HAVE BEEN WAITING FOR
> >
> > Evil Is An Outer Manifestation Of An Inner Struggle
> >
> > “Men and women become accomplices to those evils they fail to oppose.”
> > ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> > http://religiousfreedomwithraptors.110mb.com/
> >
> > http://www.petitiononline.com/RFREagle/petition.html
> >
> > --- On Mon, 10/12/09, <>
> wrote:
> >
> >
> > From: <>
> > Subject: [MELUNGEON] Illegal Voting Trials
> > To:
> > Date: Monday, October 12, 2009, 8:39 AM
> >
> >
> > In Jack's book -- FOOTPRINTS FROM THE PAST -- page 106 it says;
> >
> > ''According to Heiskell, these trials proved the Melungeons were
> > Portuguese''---
> >
> > --" The nationality claimed by the Melungeons in these illegal voting
> > trials was Portuguese, according to both Swan Burnett and Eliza Haskell
> > [Heiskell] ----
> >
> > I have read and re-read both Burnett and Heiskell's articles and don't
> find
> > where they said the Melungeons 'claimed' or were proven to be Portuguese.
> > Are there other articles besides these two I have on my website?
> >
> > _http://www.geocities.com/ourmelungeons/heiskell.html_
> > (http://www.geocities.com/ourmelungeons/heiskell.html)
> > _http://www.geocities.com/ourmelungeons/swan.html_
> > (http://www.geocities.com/ourmelungeons/swan.html)
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