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Tracing Your Roots: Is My Spouse Kin to a Man Who
Freed 81 Slaves? Tracing Your Roots: Is My Spouse Kin to a Man Who Freed 81 Slaves?

Sleuthing the tale of a “bachelor” slave owner who freed those enslaved at Virginia’s Tynes Plantation in his will.

7 Times Harriet
Tubman Was a Badass Superhero 7 Times Harriet Tubman Was a Badass Superhero

Harriet Tubman is having a moment. Right now she is the “it” girl of history.

Tracing
Your Roots: Did My Wife Descend From Runaway Slaves? Tracing Your Roots: Did My Wife Descend From Runaway Slaves?

A Canadian resident tries to confirm the origins of his wife’s ancestors, who reportedly traveled the Underground Railroad.

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