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Sally Hemings The Teenage Slave That Fathered Six Children With

Sally Hemings The Teenage Slave That Fathered Six Children With

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Thomas Jefferson spent years raping his slave Sally Hemings. A new novel treats their relationship as a love story.

Harriett Hemmings, Sally's grand-daughter.

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John Wayles Jefferson, Hemings's and Jefferson's grandson through Eston Hemings George Pettiford

Jefferson–Hemings controversy[edit]

Jefferson–Hemings controversy. From Wikipedia ...

William Magill Jefferson - a descendant of Eston Hemings Jefferson Beverly Frederick Jefferson

An incomplete family tree showing Sally Hemings' parents and grandparents. Squares denote men and circles denote women. Bold strokes indicate slaves.

Detail from Callender's 1802 piece on Jefferson and Sally Hemings

Thomas Jefferson illustration

Elizabeth Hemings's Family Tree

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Archaeologists found this ceramic jar with a French label at a slave dwelling site on Mulberry Row. Sally Hemings may have owned this jar.

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Exterior of the recreated Hemmings Cabin, similar to one in which Sally Hemings lived for

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Exterior of the restored Textile Workshop on Mulberry Row

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Sally Hemings: The Teenage Slave That Fathered Six Children With Thomas Jefferson

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Claims of Madison Hemings[edit]

Clara Fisher of Washington says she is a descendant of Thomas Jefferson and his slave, Sally Hemmings. (Robert J. Pavuchak, Post-Gazette)

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The November 5, 1998 issue of Nature included the findings of the DNA on male

Sally Hemings' bedroom. — 2017 photo by Thomas Jefferson Foundation at Monticello

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Mothers being separated from their children at a slave auction.

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A slave-dealer sells his own mulatto son as a slave. (From the cartoon series The House that Jeff Built, David Claypoole Johnston, 1863).

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