I am German and 1/4 Jewish
post #31 of 50
4/28/04 at 12:56pm
Originally Posted by donnageorge
Donna - West Indian; born in Trinidad, immigrated to Canada. (Ancestors originally from India.)
George - Chinese, born in Canada. (Ancestors originally from southern China)
By the way, since we live in Canada, we belong to no "melting pot" as in the US.
We're in a "multicultural mosaic."
Originally Posted by jeeperscat
My mum's side - Welsh & English (My Grandad's family were evacuated from London during WW2 and never went back )
My Dad's side - Welsh
Originally Posted by jcat
Actually, I've always thought the "pizza" analogy was more fitting than the "melting pot", with Western Europeans/Native Americans forming the dough, Africans and Eastern/Southern Europeans the sauce, and everybody else the "toppings".
Originally Posted by lotsocats
I am a mix of Scottish, Cherokee, and Choctaw on my father's side and German and Irish on my mother's side.
I have three siblings, making four of us "kids"...of the four, three are very pale-skinned, strawberry blondes; but my little sister is very dark skinned with beautiful dark brown eyes and hair. You would never know we are related!