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Some Lancados were “Molatoes” and “blacke, as the naturall inhabitants”

Some Lancados were “Molatoes” and “blacke, as the naturall inhabitants”

Source: Africa and the Discovery of America (Harvard University) 1922 A.D. Note: Page 109 of the source. Note: Page 109 of the source. Note: Page 110 of the source. Note: Page 110 of the source. The lancados, also known as Sephardic Jews or Spanish and Portuguese Jews, were definitely banished to the West Coast of Africa. This source confirms that many of them were black, some were mixed, and some were were the "same" (in my opinion this may mean they were white or appeared to be white). The source also reveals for us another name the banished Spanish and…
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In 1760 A.D. , it was Noted that On the West Coat of Africa most of the Portuguese were Tawny or Black

In 1760 A.D. , it was Noted that On the West Coat of Africa most of the Portuguese were Tawny or Black

Source: The Grand Gazetter Or Topographic Dictionary, Etc (Harvard University) 1760 A.D. Note: Page 622 of the source. A major shout out to Yehudah Moshe from A Testimony in Jacob channel because he sent this source to us! This source confirms that the vast majority of the Portuguese who were established on the West Coast of Africa were tawny (mixed people or medium to light-skinned black people) and black people. This is important because it can allude to the notion that the Spanish and Portuguese Jews were black and mixed because they were known plainly as Portuguese at times.
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