Freeman was born into slavery about 1744 at the farm of Pieter ... returned from
service in the American Revolutionary War.
Meet abolitionist and former slave Mum Betts (Elizabeth Freeman) at ... Ashley, a
strong supporter of the American Revolution, claimed to have the largest farm ...
Born into slavery in 1742, she was given to the Ashley family of Sheffield, ... Soon
after the Revolutionary War, Bet heard the Massachusetts Constitution read ...
Elizabeth Freeman was born into slavery in Claverack, New York in 1742. ... of
the American Revolution (Amherst: The University of Massachusetts Press, 1989)
Nov 11, 2013 ... Elizabeth Freeman (Mum Bett), in early life known as Bett and later Mum ... while
fighting in the American Revolutionary War (1775 — 1783).
Elizabeth Freeman, in early life known as "Mum Bett", (c.1742 - 1829) was among
the first ... Her husband was killed in combat during the Revolutionary War.
Mar 31, 2014 ... Elizabeth Freeman, more well known by the name Mum Bett, never learned to
read or write. ... Bett was born sometime around 1742 in New York. ... The right
time presented itself soon after the end of the Revolutionary war.
Jun 18, 2015 ... This episode, we're talking about Elizabeth Freeman. ... about what happened
with slavery during the Revolutionary War and right afterward.
Jun 16, 2015 ... This article supplements Episode 3 of The History of American Slavery, our ... The
cases of Quok Walker and Elizabeth Freeman set a benchmark for .... 3: Slavery
during the Revolutionary War and Elizabeth Freeman's ...