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|Subject: Your origins ... Wed 25 Aug 2010, 11:36 am|| |
Following another topic, here is its good place.
Talk about you !
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|Subject: Re: Your origins ... Wed 25 Aug 2010, 1:06 pm|| |
I'm South Korean and Cuban. I'M FAWKING CUBASIAN BISH!
But I was born in Hialeah, a city where the population is 97% cuban, 2% african american 1% Caribbean, and .00000001% white.
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|Subject: Re: Your origins ... Wed 25 Aug 2010, 1:23 pm|| |
Well im Argentinian with grand fathers who were italians who came to Argentina like immigrants.
I was born in mar del plata, a nice city, and touristic in Argentina, and im still living here xD
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|Subject: Re: Your origins ... Wed 25 Aug 2010, 1:30 pm|| |
Um..let's see...I'm a frickin mutt with a lot of European inside of me, and I currently live in Bloomington, Illinois which is like the middle of the ass end of nowhere but at the same time not small lol. Not much else to say
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|Subject: Re: Your origins ... Wed 25 Aug 2010, 3:45 pm|| |
Nothing much to say:
Born in Atlanta, GA (Atlanta Braves all the way bishes). Lived there for 4 years, before being pulled everywhere on the east coast due to my dad's job. We finally settled in Tennessee, where we been the last 4 years.
I am 94% White, and 5% Native American (Dad's side), and 1% Attitude (Jk :p)(Forget what I am on my mom's side. Something European). But don't expect me to being doing a rain dance anytime soon. :p
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|Subject: Re: Your origins ... Wed 25 Aug 2010, 7:16 pm|| |
Born in England into a shite whole right at the bottom of country xD
my great great grandparents moved here from france a very long time ago
and on my dads side my grandad is russian
not very exciting really but there you have it
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|Subject: Re: Your origins ... Wed 25 Aug 2010, 7:32 pm|| |
I was born in a town called Bury St Edmunds in England and my ancesters were Vikings ^^
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|Subject: Re: Your origins ... Wed 25 Aug 2010, 8:24 pm|| |
well the grandparends on my fathers side are saxons and as far as i know their parents too. my grandparents from my mothers side lived where today is poland. but as they were born and living there it was still germany (even before the world wars, so it was no temporary part actually) and they were expelled during the second world war and that region was given back to poland. their parents and grandparents all were peasants.
but my grandparents from my mothers side were then the first generation of that line of peasants becoming university graduates. and my mother as well. my sacon line, were as far as i know a row of soldiers and policemen. my father were in the navy, but he decided to come back to germany and leave the sea for my mother
. and he made a universe graduate too. my moms sister studied too. and the brother of my father as well. and guess what: everyone who studied in my family, even the husband of my mothers sister, studied here in rostock, where i study as well.
well yes, i am 100% german.
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|Subject: Re: Your origins ... Wed 25 Aug 2010, 10:27 pm|| |
Born in capital city Prague, lived there 3 years
and i live now 50-60 kilometres from Prague, i live here around 3 years.
and our family comes from Austria i think ... (mum's side) but it is many and many generation back ... and idc it ... i am 100% Czech!
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|Subject: Re: Your origins ... Thu 26 Aug 2010, 1:37 am|| |
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|Subject: Re: Your origins ... Thu 26 Aug 2010, 8:52 am|| |
And i live in mexico
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|Subject: Re: Your origins ... Thu 26 Aug 2010, 11:20 am|| |
25% Italian, 25% Irish, 50% English. (im half mafia!
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|Subject: Re: Your origins ... Thu 26 Aug 2010, 11:44 am|| |
1. 50 percent norwegian (my dad is 100 percent)
2. over 20 percent german ( haven't figured out exact percentage)
The rest is a bunch of stuff (Dutch, English, Scot, Belgian, French). All these come from my connections to the early settlement in New Amsterdam (today New York) and Albany, NY. In the early 1600s many Dutch came to the USA to settle there.
I know I'm descended from french Huguenots (protestants). They were being murdered (Search "St. Bartholomew's Day massacre", it will give you some idea of what was going on back then.) by the catholics and my ancestors fled to Holland, then eventually came over to America with the Dutch. Some of my french ancestors were from the de Bourbon de Conde family which was royalty.
The scottish I know I'm descended from the Boyd and Logan clans.
The Belgian I'm descended from the De Vos family.
Some famous people I know I'm related to would be Teddy Roosevelt, Eleanor Roosevelt and the Fonda family.
I'm descended from many military men as well. For example, one was an officer for the English during the Revolutionary war and another was for the American side. So 2 of my ancestors fought on differing sides of that war. Also, I'm descended from 2 people that fought for the North in the Civil war. In the World Wars: 1 in for the USA in WWI and 1 in WWII. I'm also descended from some people that serverd in the german military. Xaso was nice enough to help me with some stuff. Thanks Xaso!
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