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I Don't Know What Ethnicity I Am

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    I think the group's title should be plural, but anyways, not the point.I know some(?) of what's on my dad's side. My mom doesn't care to find out on her side, and we can only trace ourselves back to tennessee on her side, anyway. There's some speculation from some people, but I...
    Maxine13 Maxine13 16-17, F Feb 16, 2011

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    I Look Really Different From The Rest!

    My story isn't a great one but my egg donor became pregnant while living with her in-laws in New York. The egg donor was a bit of loosie goosie! Her husband was in Germany at the time of my conception. Growing up, I KNEW i was different. Everyone in my family had stick straight...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 2, 2012

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    I Have No Clue What I Am.

      I know half of what i am from my mothers side, but i have no clue what i am on my fathers side. He was adopted when he was born and never met his birth parents so he doesn't know what he is either. I always tell people i am white, german(both from my mothers side...
    freshfrika freshfrika 16-17, F Aug 2, 2009

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    Adopted

    I have no idea what ethnicity I am by blood because I am adopted and I do not know anything about my biological mother's origin. I know I am half-blood canadian indian from my father, but I know nothing about my mother. But I have been asked if I'm asian. I've been asked if...
    sweetie1989 sweetie1989 18-21 1 Response Mar 20, 2009

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    What Am I ?

    My name is arianna annette carrillo. I was born in Cailfornia. So was my mom. My dad was born in Sonora mexico. My mom says thatt her grandmother is from france. And my dad's mom is from spain. And I know that I have great great great grandfathers from the 1500s that were indian...
    Puff189 Puff189 13-15 Sep 12, 2012

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    Who Am I?

    My mother and my father were both adopted! They both don't know what ethnicity they are and niether do I. All of my friends know what and who they are. For me, I know nothing. Help:(
    avalonh91 avalonh91 18-21 Aug 23, 2009

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    Just a post of shout out to those who are reading this. I don't care what you are, because I'm not the judgmental type. I accept you as you are as long as you accept me for who I...
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