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I don’t speak putonghua or cantonese and know little about china’s past – or present yet i – a british-born, american-raised, twentysomething of chinese and afro-jamaican ancestry – travelled to china recently to better understand my complicated family history along with me on the trip. The latest tweets from jamaican history (@jamhistory) marcus garvey said a people without the knowledge of their past history,origin and culture is like a tree without roots take a daily look at jamaica history. The first inhabitants of jamaica probably came from islands to the east in two waves of migration about 600 ce the culture known as the “redware people” arrived little is known of them, however, beyond the red pottery they left. Jamaica history history new york, miami, chicago, and hartford are among the us cities with significant jamaican population. Jamaican genealogy research family ancestors surname history people jamaica.
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