It's at least as plausible, if not more so, than Thomas Jefferson. He was there at the right times, he showed inclination for taking advantage of slaves in that way, he has the right DNA, and is even implicated in the earliest oral histories of Hemmings descendants.
Until he specifically is ruled out, no one can claim it is proved Hemmings line is directly descended from Thomas Jefferson.
posted on 05/05/2003 11:37:58 AM PDT
No one will ever be able to prove it one way or another.
posted on 05/05/2003 12:14:48 PM PDT
(RATS will use any means to denigrate George Bush's Victory.)
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