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So Elizabeth Warren is Cherokee?

david66 Wrote: May 02, 2012 8:02 AM
My great grandfather's sister married a Cherokee and lived on the Cherokee reservation in NC. I guess that makes me part Indian. HaHa! Why does she not claim to be part Mexican? Why would she even want to claim that?

Although I’ve been somewhat hesitant to touch this explosive story until the facts came out, I can now say without equivocation that Elizabeth Warren is technically Native American:

Desperately scrambling to validate Democrat Elizabeth Warren’s Native American heritage amid questions about whether she used her minority status to further her career, the Harvard Law professor’s campaign last night finally came up with what they claim is a Cherokee connection — her great-great-great-grandmother.

“She would be 1/32nd of Elizabeth Warren’s total ancestry,” noted genealogist Christopher Child said, referring to the candidate’s great-great-great-grandmother, O.C. Sarah Smith, who is listed on an...