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North From the Mountains: A Folk History of the Carmel Melungeon Settlement, Highland County, Ohio

by John S. Kessler and Donald B. Ball ; foreword by N. Brent Kennedy
Format
Book
Published
Macon, Ga. : Mercer University Press, c2001.
Edition
1st ed
Language
English
Series
The Melungeons
Melungeons (Series)
ISBN
0865547009 (casebound : alk. paper), 0865547033 (perfectbound : alk. paper)
Contents
  • 2. Location and Natural Environment 7
  • 3. Cultural Landscape 13
  • 4. History and Origins of the Carmel Melungeons 19
  • Establishment of the Carmel Settlement 19
  • Relationship to Magoffin County, Kentucky 29
  • Ties to the Melungeons 35
  • Mid-Atlantic Coast Origins 42
  • 5. Previous Ethnographic Studies 61
  • 6. Introduction to the Folk History 93
  • 7. A Folk History of the Carmel Settlement and Environs 95
  • 8. Current Status 129
  • 9. Future Directions 133
  • A. Specific Locational Data for Cultural Landmarks Associated with the Carmel Melungeon Settlement 147
  • B. Summary of Available Census Data for Carmel and Magoffin County Melungeons 148
  • C. 1810 and 1820 Documentation Relating to Magoffin County Group 150
  • D. Population of South Appalachia Melungeons in 1950 154
  • E. Unrelated Mestizo Populations in Melungeon Settlement Area 155
  • F. Index to Vernacular Speech Recorded in Morgan's Novel Squaw Winter 168
  • G. Correlation of Surnames among the Eastern Cherokee, Melungeons, and Magoffin County Mestizos 173
  • H. Carmel Melungeon Gravestone Inscriptions 177
  • I. Possible Melungeon-Related Place Names in Southeastern Kentucky 183
  • J. Summary of Possible Melungeon-Related Interments in the Cemeteries of Northwestern Perry County, Kentucky 188
  • K. Summary of Possible Melungeon-Related Interments in the Cemeteries of Whitley County, Kentucky 190.
Description
xvi, 220 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. [193]-205) and index.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Robert and Virginia Tunstall Trust, 2006/2007.
Series Statement
The Melungeons ; 2
Melungeons (Series) ; 2
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