Posted By:Adella Holly
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Subject:Re: Goins Surname, Patrick County, VA
Post Date:May 09, 2009 at 20:28:49
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Forum:Patrick County, VA Genealogy Forum
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Many of the Goins were Melungeon (tri-racial)- you might look on Melungeon sites. Often they wer enumerated as African Am or Mulatto on the census but also were part Cherokeee, too, in this area.

Celeste