I Am Asturian

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    I'm half Asturian. My dad was English.

    Mum's from Gijon. She also lived in the Picos at Cangas de Onis. Despite my English and Iberian lineage, I'm a true Celt. Dad - Cornish Celt. Mum - Asturian Celt, with various links to Galicia and Euskal Herria (Basque Country).
    TheSteps TheSteps
    41-45, M
    1 Response Aug 15, 2014

    In my ancestry, there was an ancestor born in

    the old kingdom of Asturias. My parents have made me very aware of our ancestry.
    Catram21 Catram21
    26-30, F
    Jul 30, 2014

    Heritage.

    in the 1800's a monk wrote "Silent Night" in one night. This man was my great great great great Uncle Thomas Mohr. All I know about my heritage on my mom's side. My Dad's mom was full blood American Indian. Never knew her but she was a beautiful looking woman.
    flamingorose22 flamingorose22
    61-65, F
    2 Responses Nov 19, 2013
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