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Tag: Hebrews In Africa

Late 1400s: Hebrews Confirmed As Black and on The West Coast of Africa

Late 1400s: Hebrews Confirmed As Black and on The West Coast of Africa

Historical References, The Evidence
This piece of evidence is the smoking gun. It's only a couple of paragraphs, but it fills in a great deal of information that we've been missing. It is found in, The Nautical Magazine: A Journal of Papers on Subjects Connected ..., Volume 39. Hebrews In Guinea According to the text, the Jews were expelled from Portugal and taken to the coast of Southern Guinea. This was not slavery yet. Also note that Guinea is located in West Africa. Here's a map of Guinea. Hebrews In St. Thomas St. Thomas is located just off the coast of Africa, and currently has the name São Tomé and Príncipe. Here is a map of that island.   Mulatto Hebrews The descendants of the Jews living in São Tomé and Príncipe are described as "Mulatto". If you're not familiar with the term, it
880 A.D: The Tribe of Dan In Africa

880 A.D: The Tribe of Dan In Africa

Historical References, The Evidence
This piece of historical evidence proves that the Hebrews were in Africa over 800 years after Jerusalem fell to Emperor Titus in 70 A.D. “While it was regarded as merely a myth for many years − appearing in several written and oral versions − something striking occurred in the year 880 C.E. that left an imprint on Jewish consciousness for centuries to come. One day, a small, very dark-skinned Jew named Eldad showed up in the Jewish community of Kairouan, in modern-day Tunisia, claiming to be descended from the Tribe of Dan. He related fascinating accounts of the life and customs of this majority of the Jewish people that had disappeared. Of particular interest was the knowledge he claimed to have of early religious law and the archaic Hebrew that he spoke. From this p