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Sojourner Truth
Sojourner Truth was an African-American abolitionist and women's rights activist. Truth was born into slavery in Swartekill, Ulster County, New York, but escaped with her infant daughter to freedom in 1826. After going to court to recover her son, in 1828 she became the first black woman to win such a case against a white man. Wikipedia
Isabella Baumfreec. 1797, Swartekill, New York
November 26, 1883, Battle Creek, Michigan

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