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African Americans are an ethnic group of Americans with total or partial ancestry from any of the .... The popular conception of a race-based slave system did not fully develop until the 18th centur...

AfricanDNA.com - History and African American DNA and Genealogy

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The only question is how recently did our ancestors leave the Motherland? For the 35 million of us who are African- Americans-and for Black people in the .... or your male ancestors originated-long before they were captured as slaves.

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Nov 24, 2012 ... The VAST majority of the people mistakenly known as African American did NOT come from Africa, and were living here in the Western ...

Tracing DNA Not Just to Africa but to 1 Tribe - The Root

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Oct 1, 2011 ... Most African Americans hail from just 46 ethnic groups, research shows. ... in Africa the African-descended population of the United States originated. ... names of African "nations" in America often did not match exactly with the ...

Did all slaves in the United States come from Africa? - Pathways to ...

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All slaves in the United States did not come from Africa. Before slaves were brought from Africa, some early settlers in North America tried to make slaves of the ...

Where in Africa did Africans In American Originate? - Assata Shakur

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Here is some more information that might help African Americans develop a more personal connection with the regions and peoples of Africa.

African American - RationalWiki

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May 2, 2016 ... African Americans (or African-Americans, also called black Americans) ... when it was found that most African Americans did not want to live in Africa. ... deal of African American idiosyncrasies do not come from Africa (or even ...

Most Black Americans Come From Just 46 Ethnic Groups on the ...

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Oct 2, 2011 ... Most Black Americans Come From Just 46 Ethnic Groups on the ... missionary named Christian Georg Andreas Oldendorp did a survey of ...

African American, (the term); a brief history | African American Registry

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The focus of the campaign, the activist, Kamus, was told, would be strictly on African-Americans. "He said, 'but I am African and I am an American citizen; am I not ...

Genetic study reveals surprising ancestry of many Americans ...

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Dec 18, 2014 ... Some African-Americans, European Americans, and Latinos carry genes ... Most Afro-Americans' European ancestry did not come by way of ...

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What African country do African Americans originate from? - Quora

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Most African Americans are of West African and Central African descent and are descendants of ... to determine where in Africa the African-descended population of the United States originated. ... About a year ago I did a DNA ancestry test.

African-American Migrations, 1600s to Present | The African - PBS

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Nearly a quarter of the Africans brought to North America came from Angola, while an equal percentage, arriving later, originated in Senegambia. Over 40 ... of families happened within America, just as it did between Africa and the New World.

What part of Africa did African americans come from - Yahoo Answers

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Sep 9, 2008 ... What I'm getting at is, Where did the so called African Americans ... Most of the Blacks here in America come from the tribe of Judah, we fled into ...