In 1850 A.D. , DaCosta (Signature Sephardic Jewish Name) was Listed as Mulatto

In 1850 A.D. , DaCosta (Signature Sephardic Jewish Name) was Listed as Mulatto

Source: Irish Found in South Carolina--1850 Census (Genealogical Publishing Com) 2003 A.D. Note: From page vi of the Irish Found in South Carolina source. Note: From page 41 of the Irish Found in South Carolina source. Note: From page 41 of the Irish Found in South Carolina source. These sources confirm yet again that the Sephardic Jews were at times listed as "mulatto". Remember, mulatto was based upon visible appearance in previous generations so a light-skinned black person (light-skinned is extremely relative depending on the viewer) was called it or they were called mulattos because people knew they were of…
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In 1665 A.D. , a Portuguese Jew in Jamaica was Called a “Black Jew”

In 1665 A.D. , a Portuguese Jew in Jamaica was Called a “Black Jew”

Source: Fascinating 'Malata Jue' Story in Marcus' New York  (The Detroit Jewish News) 1969 A.D. This newspaper story tells of a Jew from 1668 America. Solomon was listed as a "malata Jue". The source tells us that the Englishmen of that time period thought the Jews were dark-skinned. The source then tells us in 1665 that a "respectable Portuguese Jew" in Jamaica was called "a black Jew". The source tells us that F.L. Cardozo, a famous Jew in America during the Civil War time frame, was of Negro descent. The source also tells us that the term "mulatto" was occasionally…
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Mathias de Sousa was Possibly a Portuguese Jew in Colonial Maryland

Mathias de Sousa was Possibly a Portuguese Jew in Colonial Maryland

Source: Defining race and identity in early Md. (The Baltimore Sun) 2001 A.D. From the source, " BLACK HISTORY Month offers an opportunity to spotlight the history and achievements of African people and their descendants in America. In Maryland, we celebrate the lives of men and women like Benjamin Banneker, Frederick Douglass and Harriet Tubman. It may seem ironic that in observance of the first Black History Month of the millennium, we question the identity of an official Maryland first: Mathias de Sousa -- widely celebrated as the first black man to vote in the Maryland legislature. We do not question…
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Romans Categorized Peoples by the Physical Appearance, Not By Parentage or ‘Blood’-Roman Perception of Mediterranean Phenotype was ‘albus or leukos’ (White) But Not Too White

Romans Categorized Peoples by the Physical Appearance, Not By Parentage or ‘Blood’-Roman Perception of Mediterranean Phenotype was ‘albus or leukos’ (White) But Not Too White

Source: Roman Perceptions of Blacks (Virginia Tech University Libraries) 1993 A.D. From the source, "Abstract. Certain preconceptions about 'blacks' in predominantly 'white' societies have distorted modern visions of the ways in which Aethiopes were perceived in Roman society, resulting in much misinterpretation of the relevant texts. In Roman perceptions categories like black African, white, 'paleface' and swarthy were neither communities nor socially defined 'races' with ascribed group-statuses. Categorisation was determined by the physical appearance of the individual person, not by parentage or 'blood'...Wiesen saw this text as evidence of a Roman perception of blacks as natural inferiors of 'the white…
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Spanish and Portuguese Jews Were Black: Yahya Negro and the Transatlantic Slave Trade-Different Names For Spanish and Portuguese Jews While They Were In Europe

Spanish and Portuguese Jews Were Black: Yahya Negro and the Transatlantic Slave Trade-Different Names For Spanish and Portuguese Jews While They Were In Europe

Source: Origins of a Creole: The History of Papiamentu and Its African Ties (De Gruyter Mouton) 2012 A.D. Source: The critical review, or annals of literature Volume 57 (Bavarian State Library) 1783 A.D. Source: Atlantic Africa and the Spanish Caribbean, 1570-1640 (The University of North Carolina Press) 2016 A.D Broad Overview For Understanding The Spanish and Portuguese Jews https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VAGNdUhOgHA&list=PLLRj2hh04j01vae-zm2PNQ-Nn74Wbz_YL This post is a combination of numerous presentations and sources that all point to the Spanish and Portuguese Jews being black, exiled to West Africa, and then sent as slaves to the Americas and to the four corners of the world…
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