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Of all southern white males years of age died in the melungeons ) are a mixed-race people in america who live in the appalachian mountains where tennessee meets. The melungeons (1600s- ) are a mixed-race people in america who live in the appalachian mountains where tennessee meets virginia meets kentucky there are about 50,000 of them.
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