Women / Persons ~ P23763

Lucretia Harper Simpson

Alternate Names:
  • Granny
  • Mrs. Lucretia Simpson
  • Lucretia H. Simpson
Gender: Female
Life Dates: b. 1820
  • African American
  • American (US)
  • Model of faith, piety
  • Slave, bondservant, former slave
Note: Fled North after being freed during the war to avoid being re-enslaved. Discussion on ancestry.com implies that there is some information that would lead one to believe that Simpson has Native American Ancestry, though most external information is sourced from 'Homespun Heroines,' which does not indicate this.
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