The slaves were bought by the highest bidder in the west indies and after that they belonged to plantation owners and worked on plantations. Some didn't want to be enslaved and took their lives, some occasionally run away if they had the chance to escape. Pregnant woman preferred to have an abortion than to raise their children into slavery.
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What happened to the slaves after they had been bought at a slave auction and what was their life like after they had been bought?
The slaves had to work for their master until the master and they die. they worked hard and never had some rest> ...
Did slaves get bought just to be punished why?
Slaves got bought in order to perform cheep labor. Many slave holders saw slavery as a "necessary evil," but in order to keep up with mass production, they had to purchase many slaves to do such things as cultivate their crops. Most of the slaves were abused in order to be forced into working. ...