2.) On His Mother AND Father's Sides (ABUNDANT DOCUMENTATION)

  • 07/19/2019 12:00 AM
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  • by: AAN staff
2.) On His Mother AND Father's Sides (ABUNDANT DOCUMENTATION)
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O’Rourke revealed that not only did his father’s ancestors owned slaves, slaves were also owned on his mother's side. It is unknown how many slaves that his mother's side of the family-owned and how many slaves his father's side of the family-owned, but surviving records detail transactions involving the buying and selling of human beings.

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