AfriGeneas Free Persons of Color Forum
Re: FPOC Defined ?
In Response To: FPOC Defined ? ()
"This is the place to discuss issues pertaining to ancestors who were either born free or emancipated prior to the Civil War. It should be noted that the term "free colored" may have included individuals who were described as black, red, brown, yellow, mulatto, quadroon, mestizo, Creole, etc., or any combination thereof and who were not (or no longer) enslaved."