Women / Persons ~ P23780

Matilda J. Dunbar

Gender: Female
Life Dates: b. 1848
  • African American
  • American (US)
  • Mother of notable man
  • Slave, bondservant, former slave
  • Victim of injustice
Note: Successfully escaped slavery after her mistress accused her of a transgression she did not commit. Mother of Paul Laurence Dunbar, an influential poet.
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