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In the News: President Obama related to country’s first enslaved man

From Yahoo.com

A study from Ancestry.com has determined that President Obama is related to John Punch, the first black African enslaved for life in America--which would make Punch the 11th great-grandfather of Obama. 

http://news.yahoo.com/blogs/lookout/president-obama-related-country-first-enslaved-man-220215114.html 


Posted: July 31, 2012