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Elizabeth Freeman

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Elizabeth Freeman ( c. 1744—December 28, 1829), also known as Bet or Mum Bett, was the first black slave to file and win a freedom suit in Massachusetts.

Elizabeth Freeman - Elizabeth Freeman Center

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Elizabeth Freeman, also known as “Mumbet” or “Bet,” is a little-known national hero, and a symbol of courage and spirit to all who strive for freedom. She was ...

Elizabeth Freeman | History of American Women

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Feb 11, 2011 ... Elizabeth Freeman, known as Bett in early life and later as Mum Bett, was born to enslaved parents in 1742 at the farm of Dutchman Pieter ...

Freeman, Elizabeth (Mum Bett) (1742-1829) | The Black Past ...

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Elizabeth Freeman was born into slavery in Claverack, New York in 1742. During the 1770s, she lived in the household of Colonel John Ashley of Sheffield, ...

Wicked Yankee: Mum Bett - The Elizabeth Freeman Case

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Mar 31, 2014 ... In fact, one of the most famous New England slaves was a woman named Elizabeth Freeman who is well known for her fighting spirit and for ...

Long Road-Mum Bett - Massachusetts Historical Society

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“A woman once lived in Massachusetts whose name ought to be preserveed in all histories of the state.” -Harriet Martineau on Elizabeth Freeman, 1838. Colonel  ...

Elizabeth Freeman (Mum Bett) | - Walter Hoye - WordPress.com

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Nov 11, 2013 ... Elizabeth Freeman (Mum Bett), in early life known as Bett and later Mum ... echoed in the most famous line of Thomas Jefferson's Declaration of ...

Quote by Elizabeth Freeman: “Any time while I was a slave, if one ...

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Elizabeth Freeman — 'Any time while I was a slave, if one minute's freedom had been offered to me, and I had been told that I must die at the end of that...

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Elizabeth "Mumbet" Freeman is not mentioned in the publication Notable American ... will be a television mini-series, a movie and a famous American Folk Hero.

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Elizabeth "Mumbet" Freeman is not mentioned in the publication Notable American ... will be a television mini-series, a movie and a famous American Folk Hero.

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Mum Bett - Civil Rights Activist - Biography.com

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Apr 2, 2014 ... Meet abolitionist and former slave Mum Betts (Elizabeth Freeman) at ... Famous Abolitionists · Famous People Who Died in Massachusetts ...

Africans in America/Part 2/Elizabeth Freeman (Mum Bett) - PBS

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Elizabeth Freeman was probably born in 1742, to enslaved African parents in Claverack, New York. At the age of six months she was purchased, along with her ...

Elizabeth Freeman: Fighting for Freedom | History and Culture | The ...

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Feb 20, 2012 ... Elizabeth Freeman: Fighting for Freedom. Learn More. Want to see the exhibit in person? Visit the Ashley House in Sheffield. Learn more about ...