Quoting Gir!:" I personally thing it's more than likely fabricated. http://m.yahoo.com/w/legobpengine/news/blogs/ ... [snip!] ... I personally thing it's more than likely fabricated. http://m.yahoo.com/w/legobpengine/news/blogs/lookout/president-obama-related-country-first-enslaved-man-220215114.html?orig_host_hdr=news.yahoo.com&.intl=US&.lang=en-US"
I mean, I'm definitely not a fan or him or anything, but I don't see why it wouldn't be true. I am the crazy family historian in our family and I've found very interesting things about my own family that I wouldn't even have dreamed really happened. My husband is descended from two different families that came on the Mayflower. The father of one of those families, Stephen Hopkins, inspired William Shakespeare's The Tempest
. He is also descended from King Duncan and King Malcolm, both of whom are in Shakespeare's Macbeth