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The legend of the Green Children of Woolpit concerns two children of unusual skin colour who reportedly appeared in the village of Woolpit in Suffolk, England, some time in the 12th century.

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The Green Children of Woolpit were two children who appeared in the village of Woolpit in Suffolk, UK, in the 12th century. Gil Perez was a soldier who teleported without knowing it. Other famous unknown people can be found in this article.

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The green children of Woolpit arrived in the village in the 12th century, saying they came from a land of perpetual twilight, where everything was green. The boy apparently died but the girl lived and married a local man. It sounds like a typical folk tale but I hope it was true :)

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The boy and girl spoke in an unknown tongue, sported strange clothing, and only ate raw beans. Oh, and their skin was green - the Green Children of Woolpit | Mental Floss

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The story of the Green Children of Woolpit reads rather like a typical English fairytale, but are there any elements of truth mixed in with the mythology and folk beliefs of fairies and the afterlife?

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English: The village sign, showing the green children of Woolpit. This happening some time in the century of Cropped from original Date 8 February 2009 Source Author Rod Bacon

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The green children of #Woolpit is the name given to two #children of unusual skin colour who reportedly appeared in the village of Woolpit in Suffolk, #England, some time in the 12th century, perhaps during the reign of King Stephen.

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