Asked in New YorkHistory of the United StatesSlavery
History of the United States
When did slavery in New York end?
What type of people lived in the colony of New York?
Asked in US Civil War, Slavery
What year did slavery ended in New York?
In 1826 a slave [Isabella] sued for her freedom: it was granted in 1828, ending slavery. She began a search for the truth concerning her son who had been sold off when he was 2 years of age. Because of this journey she became known as Sojourner Truth. One of several stories concerning the end of slavery in New York.
Asked in New York
How did slavery in New York compare to slavery in the rural south?
Asked in Slavery
What year was slavery abolished in New York and new jersey?