Mulatto - Wikipedia
Mulatto is a term used to refer to persons born of one white parent and one black parent or to persons born of a mulatto parent or parents. In English, the term is ...
History of slavery in Virginia - Wikipedia
Slavery in Virginia dates to 1619, soon after the founding of Virginia as an English colony by the London Virginia Company. The company established a headright system ...
Virginia Slave Codes - Primary Source - Virtual Jamestown
October 1629-ACT IX. [Although this law did not rule out the possibility that English women would work in the tobacco fields, it did begin the process of creating a ...
A Tale of Two Plantations
Enslaved Families in Virginia and Jamaica This website displays research into the lives of 431 enslaved people in seven multi-generational families at Mesopotamia ...
French Family Slaveholders of Mulatto and Black Slaves
French Family Association. The Official Website of the Surname French. Child-bearing amongst slaves started around the age of thirteen, and by twenty the women would ...
Patriot Chiefs and Loyal Braves . S. Pony Hill . Chapter 2. “Forced, in a measure”- The Mulatto Label For the last 200 years numerous Indian descendants have ...
TIMELINE OF SLAVERY IN AMERICA 1501-1865 1501 1522 1562 1612
TIMELINE OF SLAVERY IN AMERICA 1501-1865 1501 African Slaves in the New World Spanish settlers bring slaves from Africa to Santo Domingo (now the capital of the ...
UH - Digital History
Enhances history teaching and research through primary sources, an online textbook, extensive reference resources, and interactive materials.
Index of Slave Narratives - The University of Virginia
Walter Calloway was born in Richmond, Virginia, in 1848. Calloway and his mother and brother were purchased by John Calloway, who owned a plantation ten miles south ...
Africans in America/Part 1/Virginia's Slave Codes
The status of blacks in Virginia slowly changed over the last half of the 17th century. The black indentured servant, with his hope of freedom, was increasingly being ...