The Melungeons blog

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Did You Know....The Lumbee tribe has mixed origins?

"The Lumbee people today trace their origins to both Siouan and Algonquian Indians. Lumbee ancestors also intermarried with white, black, and Cherokee people--including, possibly, the 'lost' colony of Roanoke, who the Croatan Indians may have adopted."