Portuguese Ancestry

Some articles on portuguese ancestry, portuguese:

Portuguese Brazilian - Portuguese Ancestry in Brazil
... Most Brazilians have some degree of Portuguese ancestry some descend from colonial settlers, while others have recent immigrant Portuguese origin, dating back to anywhere ... Brazilians of different "races" may have Portuguese ancestry Whites, Blacks, Amerindians and people of mixed race ... There are no reliable figures for how many Brazilians descend from the Portuguese ...
Portuguese Diaspora - Demography - Portuguese Ancestry in The Brazilian Population
... Portuguese emigration to Brazil from the beginning of colonization, in 1500 to 1990 Source Brazilian Institute for Geography and Statistics (IBGE) Decade Nationality 1500-170 ... The Portuguese migration was strongly marked by the predominance of men (colonial reports from the 16th and 17th centuries almost always report the absence or rarity of Portuguese women) ... The multiplication of descendants of Portuguese settlers happened to a large degree through miscegenation with black and amerindian women ...

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