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(Anthony) Thompson Plantation

Location: Dorchester Co., MD
Founded: ca. 1810

History:

Harriet Tubman
The Edward Brodess Farm was the birthplace of one of America's most famous heroes, Harriet Tubman. Read more about Harriet Tubman at Bound for the Promised Land: Harriet Tubman, Portrait of an American Hero, http://www.harriettubmanbiography.com

Associated Surnames: Bailey, Banks, Bowley, Brodess, Cane, Green, Manokey, Ross, Saunders, Slacum, Spriggs, Thompson, Tyler, Young

Associated Plantations: (Edward) Brodess Farm (Dorchester Co., MD)


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