Harriet Tubman

Created by: Bre and Michaela

Birth

She was born in Maryland around 1820.she was born a slave.A slave is someone who is owned by another person.most slaves couldn't play or go to school.

Childhood

She could not play or go to school.she was a slave. She worked on a farm when she was 6 years old.She also cleaned houses. Sometimes she helped take care of babies.

School and College

In 1861, the civil war began between the northern and southern states.She worked as a nurse and a spy for the northern states.

Marriage and Family

She got married to Nelson Davis for more than 20 years. She did not have any babies. Then in 1896, She bought a piece of land in Auburn,New York.

Important Life Events

When she was 6 she worked on a farm. She also cleaned houses and sometimes took care of babies. In 1849, she ran away to Pennsylvania because she hated being a slave.

Death

She lived to be more than 90 years old.She died on March 10, 1913. She spent her life trying to help other people. She did not worry about getting caught.