|dethalternate||Date: Sunday, 05-May-2013, 7:42 PM | Message # 1|
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|First permanent British settlers in America were CANNIBALS who even ate a 14 year old girl to survive deadly 1609 winter |
Bones of a 14-year-old girl show clear signs that she was cannibalized.
Human remains date back to the deadly winter of 1609-1610, known as the 'starving time' in Jamestown, when hundreds of colonists died.
Researchers have reconstructed the face of the girl eaten by settlers.
Scientists say they have found the first solid archaeological evidence that some of the first permanent British settlers in America survived harsh conditions by resorting to cannibalism.
The Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History and archaeologists from Jamestown have revealed the bones of a 14-year-old girl they have named Jane with clear signs that she was cannibalized.
The human remains date back to the deadly winter of 1609-1610, known as the 'starving time' in Jamestown, when hundreds of colonists died.
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