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I Am a First Generation American

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    I Was the Third of My Generation Born Here

    My grandparents emmigrated from England in 1952, bringing with them three children out of what would be nine.  My mother was the third.  she was born in Lowestoft Suffoc England and she was 2 when they came across. He had served in The Queen's Navy in WWII.  He...
    Pendark Pendark 36-40, M Jul 2, 2009

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    I am a first generation American on my French

    mother's side and a second generation on Czech father's side. My upbringing was very European socially and culturally. When I first went to school I was very confused with the other children's behavior. It was almost culture shock. I think because I don't look "ethnic...
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