One People, All Colors
Information on Melungeon history and research and annual Unions is posted here by members of the Melungeon Heritage Association. Frequently Asked Questions about Melungeons are answered in the Information about MHA forum. Members may join or renew by mail, printing the downloadable membership application and sending with a check for $12 annual dues. Memberships may also be handled online paying dues through PayPal (see BUY NOW button), and sending the downloadable membership form to the email address provided.
documenting and preserving the history and cultural legacy of mixed ancestry peoples of the southern and eastern United States
The first local publicity for 19th Union has appeared in the Asheville Citizen-Times this week. The opening sentences are:The dark-skinned mountaineers whose origins are shrouded in mystery will be returning to Asheville next month.The Melungeon…Continue
Started by Melungeon Heritage Association in Melungeon Unions yesterday.
The Melungeons Got Me!—and I Couldn’t Have Been More Tickled!By Linda Ladd TownsendI attended the 18th Union: A Melungeon Gathering, (June, 2014), and felt instantly included. I am writing this summary to encourage other newbies to attend a Union,…Continue
Started by Melungeon Heritage Association in Melungeon Unions Aug 4, 2014.