HH29b

Names for people of mixed blood—part Negro:

MULATTO 528
NR 211
HIGH YELLOW 110
HALF-BREED 96
OCTOROON 29
NH 27
QUADROON 27
MIXED BREED 20
CREOLE 18
HALF-WHITE 11
MIXED BLOOD 11
YELLOW 11
NEGRO 10
PART WHITE 10
NIGGER 8
MIXED 6
YELLOW NIGGER 6
COLORED 4
HALF-AND-HALF 4
HALF-NIGGER 4
PART NEGRO 4
HIGH BROWN 3
PART COLORED 3
BLUE 2
BRASS ANKLE 2
CROSS-BREED 2
HALF-BLACK 2
HALF-NEGRO 2
HIGH YALLA 2
MIX-BREED 2
MIXTURE 2
YELLOW MAN 2
ALBINO 1
BASTARD 1
BLACK ANKLE 1
BOOGALEE 1
BROWN-SKIN GAL 1
BROWN-SKINNED 1
CHEESE 1
CHOCOLATE 1
COAL 1
COLORED PEOPLE 1
CREEK FREEDMAN 1
CROATAN 1
DEAD BLACK 1
FREE ISSUE 1
FRENCH MULATTO 1
GINGER CAKE 1
GOT BLACK BLOOD 1
GOT SOME NEGRO BLOOD 1
GOT SOME NIGGER BLOOD IN HIM 1
HAD WHITE NEIGHBORS 1
HALF-BLOOD 1
HALF-CASTE 1
HALF-WHITE AND HALF-COLORED 1
HAS CHOCOLATE IN HIS BLOOD 1
HAVE COLORED BLOOD 1
HE’S GOT A STRIPE IN HIM 1
HIGH YELLA 1
JACKSON WHITE 1
LIGHT 1
LIGHT BROWN 1
LIGHT ONE 1
LIGHT SKIN 1
LIGHT TAN 1
LIGHT-COLORED 1
LIGHT-SKINNED NEGRO 1
LOOKS LIKE HER MOTHER WAS CHASED BY A COLORED MAN 1
LOOKS LIKE HE’S WHITE 1
MARLBORO BLUE 1
MESTIZO 1
MIXED PEOPLE 1
MIXED RACE 1
MIXTURE OF SOMETHING 1
MIX-UP 1
MOOR 1
MUCHIN 1
MULATTO NEGRO 1
NEGROID 1
OFF-WHITE 1
PART NIGGER 1
PEP 1
PINK 1
RED 1
RED-BONE 1
SABINE 1
SHINE 1
SUMMERVILLE INDIANS 1
TARHEEL 1
TOUCH OF THE TAR BRUSH 1
WESAW 1
WHITE NIGGER 1
YELLER ONE 1
YELLOW NEGRO 1
YELLOW PEOPLE 1

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