The Thomas Jefferson/Sally Hemings controversy: Did Jefferson also father children by Sally Hemings' Sister?

Randolph, Laura B.
February 1999
Ebony;Feb1999, Vol. 54 Issue 4, p189
Discusses the controversy about the secret relationship of former United States President Thomas Jefferson with slave Sally Hemings. Comments from Robert Golden, president of Woodson Family Association; Participation of white male Jefferson descendants and other male descendants of Hemings in the study conducted by Doctor Eugene Foster using DNA techniques that would reveal whether two men share a common male ancestor.


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