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Sojourner Truth 

The Oxford Companion to United States History
Nell Irvin PainterNell Irvin Painter

(ca. 1797–1883), abolitionist, feminist, and Pentecostal preacher.Sojourner Truth was born a slave named Isabella in Ulster County in New York's Hudson River valley. During her enslavement, Isabella married and bore five children. Emancipated by a New York State law passed in ... ...

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