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Frederick, Francis approximately 1805-approximately 1882

Works: 3 works in 15 publications in 1 language and 1,920 library holdings
Genres: Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E444, 390.25
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Francis Frederick
Autobiography of Rev. Francis Frederick, of Virginia by Francis Frederick( Book )

5 editions published between 1869 and 1870 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born in slavery in Fauquier County in Virginia, Francis Frederick spent the first twelve years of his life in Virginia, then his master moved to Kentucky. This account provides some details of plantation life in Kentucky, treatment of slaves, a slave wedding, Frederick's conversion to Christianity, escape on the underground railroad to Canada at the age of forty-six, learning to read, trip to Europe and places visited there, and his return to the United States to work with members of his race to educate them about God and help to improve their lives
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Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.14 (from 0.03 for Slave life ... to 0.61 for Autobiogra ...)

Alternative Names
Frederick, Francis, b. 1809?

Frederick, Francis, ca. 1805-ca. 1882

Fredericks, Francis, approximately 1805-approximately 1882

Fredric, Francis, approximately 1805-approximately 1882

Parker, Francis, approximately 1805-approximately 1882

English (15)