Elvis Presley Was of Mixed Racial Heritage

2 Dec

Kennedy, who is a native of Wise, became interested in Melungeons when he was diagnosed with a rare disease that was most common among African Americans, people of Mediterranean descent and New England’s Portuguese immigrants.He had always been told his heritage was Scotch-Irish, despite physical evidence–swarthy family complexions–to the contrary.Not only is Melungeon racial heritage clouded in mystery, but even the term has obscure roots.

Source: Elvis Presley Was of Mixed Racial Heritage

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