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The blind African slave, or, Memoirs of Boyrereau Brinch, nick-named Jeffrey Brace ...

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Published by Printed by Harry Whitney in St. Alban"s, Vt .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Slavery -- United States,
  • Slave trade,
  • Slaves -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Benjamin F. Prentiss, Esq
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 21130
    ContributionsPrentiss, Benjamin F. 1774 or 5-1817
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination204 p.
    Number of Pages204
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15084453M

      Brace died in , a well-respected abolitionist.” (University of Wisconsin Press) Based upon the book: The Blind African Slave, Or Memoirs of Boyrereau Brinch, Nicknamed Jeffrey Brace as told to Benjamin F. Prentiss, Esq. – edited and with an introduction by Kari J. Winter. The blind African slave: or, memoirs of Boyrereau Brinch, nicknamed Jeffrey Brace -- Deeds of manumission drawn by William Welch -- Legal documents related to Jeffrey Brace's military pension application, -- Documents related to Jeffrey Brace's land transactions and estate -- A Brace .

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    The Blind African Slave, or Memoirs of Boyrereau Brinch, Nicknamed Jeffrey Brace is the memoir of a slave’s journey from being a free man in West Africa, through years of horrific abuse as a slave in Barbados and North America, to becoming a hero of the American Revolution and the first African American citizen of Poultney, Vermont. Reference: "The Blind African Slave Or Memoirs of Boyrereau Brinch Nicknamed Jeffrey Brace" edited by Kari J. Winter, , pp. 95, He succeeded to the title of his father as Governor of Hugh Lough, a county in Bow-woo, now Mali, in West Africa, city of Deauyah.


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About 5 years later, they moved to Georgia in the same county. References: (1) "The Blind African Slave Or Memoirs of Boyrereau Brinch Nicknamed Jeffrey Brace" edited by Kari J. Winter,