The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #18902   Message #909690
Posted By: open mike
14-Mar-03 - 03:49 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: My Pretty Quadroon
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: My Pretty Quadroon
so technically what is the description of the term?
a person who had one grandparent who was black and
3 that were white? and what is the term for one
parent from each race? is that called mulatto?
and is octaroon one great-grandparent meaning 1/8 black?
Laura Love has an album called octaroon....