Nat Turner

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Important Events and Ideas

  • Born in 1800 at Southampton County, Virginia.
  • August 22,1831 leads the Slave Rebellion.
  • October 30,1831 Turner is captured.

"Did you know..." Factoids

  • Did you know he was married secretly.
  • Did you know that his family was in the next door farm.
  • Did you know in 1828 he starts to recruit men for the slave rebellion.

"I wonder...." Questions

  • Why did he give up his freedom?

  • Why was he forced to be live apart from his family?

What I think about this person

    • I think this person a bad job as a general.
    • I think this person did a great job as a preacher.


Connections

    • Martin Luther King Jr.
    • Rosa Parks
    • Harriet Tubman
    • Abe Lincoln
    • John Brown

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Death

  • He was hanged in Jerusalem, Virnginia.