Slave rebellion at Stono, SC

Submitted byFHMaster onFri, 01/06/2017 - 21:03

"about twenty slaves rebelled, killed two warehouse guards, stole guns and gunpowder, and headed south, killing people in their way, and burning buildings. They were joined by others, until there were perhaps eighty slaves in all...the militia found and attacked them.

Grant Creek

Submitted byFHMaster onMon, 01/02/2017 - 19:22

"In 1792 he sold his home plantation on Grant Creek and at age seventy-one moved to Sumner County in the Ten