SANKOFA'S SLAVE DATA COLLECTION

Magnolia Plantation

Location: Catahoula Parish, LA
Constructed: ----

History: Anderson, a slave at Bon Ridge Plantation, was a conspirator in the murder of the brutal overseer Duncan Skinner. A secret investigation led by Skinner's brother unraveled the plot. Anderson panicked and escaped to hide in a cotton gin at nearby Magnolia Plantation. He was eventually found and captured.

Associated Surnames: Ford, Sharp, Skinner

Asoociated Plantations: Bon Ridge Plantation (Catahoula Parish, LA)


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Slaves extracted from "Runaway Slaves: Rebels on the Plantation" (Franklin & Schweninger)

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