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FEELING YOURSELF TO BE OTHER THAN YOUR DNA ETHNICITY OR CURRENT FAMILY GROUP

I've encountered so many people who simply feel out of place with their DNA ethnicity or current family group.  For instance, many Americans have so many intermarriages between ethnic groups in their heritage that they identify as "American," yet others relate to the ethnicity of their surname or the ethnicity of some family member who dominates the group.  (In some cases learning little about

POLITICALLY INCORRECT VALENTINES

This past winter came the controversy of the Christmas Song titled "Baby It's Cold Outside."  I listened to different versions.  Some better than others.  Some more flirtatious than others.  I learned the original song debuted in the 1930's and the singers - one male - one female - sang it so that at first it sounded like the male was flirting - seductive - with the female and then that

LOVE and HATE IN JAMESTOWN by DAVID A. PRICE: ANCESTRY WORSHIP BOOK REVIEW

PROMISED to clear away the misconceptions and half truths, let's start with that explorer Captain John Smith never had a romance with Pocahontas, who was about 11 years old when she first saved his life.  She was the favorite of Powhatan, the "King" of a great Native American Nation, one of his children by his many wives.  For those of you who may be seeking ancestry connected to Powhatan,