When a Nation Dies

Started Nov 19, 2012 | Discussions thread
Midnighter
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Re: Those who do not know any history tend to keep spouting the same garbage
In reply to lylejk, Nov 20, 2012

lylejk wrote:

Washington did indeed free his slaves upon his death:

Not exactly, he freed only one, William Lee- his personal valet. The other 123 he willed to his wife under legal instruction they be freed upon her death, but with the request she free them at her own discretion before she died... which she did a year later.

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