Did Thomas Paine Own Slaves?

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Thomas Paine was an early advocate against slavery and he owned no slaves. He born 29th January 1737 in Theto, Norfolk Great Britain and later immigrated to Britain on request by Benjamin franklin. In America he is known for his anti-slavery work and his support of the American Revolution which brought him through various to one of the founding fathers of USA.
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he had 500 slaves.
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In a typical year, Thomas Jefferson owned about 200 slaves, almost
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Jefferson's personal records show he owned more than 650 slaves in his lifetime, some of whom were inherited from his parents and through his wife. Some find it hypocritical that
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Not in the context of the day. At the time that Jefferson retired to his farm (1809)it was generally felt to be quite natural to use slave labour and slaves were not thought of as
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