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Rev. Adam Daniel Williams MP (1863 - 1931)

Rev. Adam Daniel WILLIAMS was born on the 2 January 1863 in Penfield, Greene County, Georgia to slaves Willis and Lucretia Williams. and died 21 March 1931.

12/1/2010 3/23/2015

Rosa Louise Parks MP (1913 - 2005)

She was an African American civil rights activist, whom the U.S. Congress later called "the first lady of civil rights", and "the mother of the freedom movement". On December 1, 1955 in Montgomery, A...

5/18/2010 1/29/2014

George Washington Carver MP (1864 - 1943)

Mary Ann was George's real Mom. the accounts vary on what happen to her after she was kidnapped. one of the accounts is below George Washington Carver (January 1864 - January 5, 1943), was an Ameri...

7/7/2009 1/29/2014

James Forten (1766 - 1842)

James Forten was a wealthy African-American businessman (sail maker) and abolitionist, born free in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Forten began experimenting with different types of sails for ships and fi...

11/29/2008 1/29/2014

James Lafayette (1760 - 1830)

James Armistead was a slave owned by William Armistead of Virginia. His date of birth is usually given as 1760, but may have been 1748. During the American Revolutionary War, James received permission ...

1/28/2014 1/28/2014

William Lee, Valet to President George Washington MP (c.1750 - c.1828)

"Billy Lee", "Will Lee", "Mulatto Will", ""Washington`s favorite Huntsman""

William Lee Valet to President George Washington This profile meant to Honor William s contibution to the History of America, through his Valued Service to President George Washington See also ...

1/2/2013 1/2/2013

York MP (1770 - c.1822)

"part of Corps of Discovery Team", "First Black American Explorer", "Great Medicine"

York A very important figure in respect to the discovery of the American West , and a key Team Member of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. History records this man as a "Jack of all trades" York`s ab...

1/1/2013 1/2/2013

Lewis W Woodson (1806 - 1878)

================================== From FindAGrave: Lewis Woodson (January 1806 – January 1878) was an educator, minister, writer, and abolitionist. He was an early leader in the African Met...

7/24/2012 7/25/2012

Capt. Paul Cuffee MP (1759 - 1817)

"changed name in 1778 from Slocum to Cuffe"

Paul Cuffee (January 17, 1759 – September 9, 1817) was a Quaker businessman, Sea Captain, patriot, and abolitionist. He was of Aquinnah Wampanoag and African Ashanti descent and helped colonize ...

6/24/2012 6/25/2012

Rev. Peter Spencer MP (c.1782 - 1843)

Peter Spencer -- Church Founder, Businessman, and Educator Peter Spencer is heralded as the father of Delaware's Independent Black Church Movement. Spencer's biographer, Lewis V. Baldwin, informs us ...

5/31/2012 5/31/2012

Edson Arantes do Nascimento, mais conhecido como Pelé (Três Corações, 23 de outubro de 1940), é um ex-futebolista brasileiro que atuava como atacante. É reco...

5/24/2012 5/24/2012

Sarah "Sally" Hemings MP (c.1773 - c.1835)

"Sarah Hemings", "Sally Hemings", "Sally Hemmings", "Sally"

Sally Hemings (Shadwell, Albemarle County, Virginia, circa 1773 – Charlottesville, Virginia, 1835) was an American slave owned by Thomas Jefferson. She is said to have been the half-sister of Je...

11/16/2007 5/11/2012

Mr Joseph Philippe Lemercier Laroche was born in Cap Haitien, Haiti on 26 May 1886. In 1901, at age 15, he left Haiti and travelled to Beauvais, France, where he hoped to join the high school to study ...

3/5/2012 4/13/2012