Daily Archives: October 12, 2016

Wednesday Open Thread | Nat Turner’s Rebellion

Nat Turner was born on October 2, 1800, in Southampton County, Virginia, the week before Gabriel was hanged. While still a young child, Nat was overheard describing events that had happened before he was born. This, along with his keen … Continue reading

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