Write a 2- to 3-page paper describing the family story, including origins, physical migration, and social mobility. Specifically:
- Describe your family’s ancestral origins. (Maroon Jamaican)
- Identify any physical migration that occurred amongst maroons history and explain why. If your family did not migrate from one country or area of a country to another, explain why not.
- Describe the extent to which the family has experienced significant upward or downward social mobility over the past three or four generations. How do you think your values and behavior might differ had you experienced the opposite pattern of mobility? How might it have been different had your family been of a different ethnic or racial origin?
- Describe the insights you gained from this experience of researching and reporting on your family story. Be specific.