Enslaved People and Freedmen

Bed Jackson died in lit by candlelight

Jim Lewis

Enslaved camp servant to General "Stonewall" Jackson

Brick laundry building at Chatham
The laundry at Chatham Manor, where Ellen Mitchell most likely worked when she was enslaved

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Ellen Mitchell

An enslaved woman at Chatham Manor, who was able to buy her freedom

Last updated: August 27, 2017

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