Posted By:howard sachs
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Subject:Michelle Obama's "Black Cohen" ancestry
Post Date:July 10, 2012 at 09:54:16
Message URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/sc/messages/26150.html
Forum:South Carolina Genealogy Forum
Forum URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/sc/

I have posted as message 992 in the Cohen Forum a description of Mrs. Obama's line of descent from the "Black Cohens" of the Georgetown area. This is derived from Rebecca Swarns' new "Tapestry" book, and from checking some census records she refers to. Howard Sachs