PHILLIS WHEATLY

by amria lucas

PHILLIS'S STORY

PHILLIS WHEATLY WAS BORN IN WEST AFRICA SHE WAS SOLD INTO SLAVERY AT THE AGE OF SEVEN. AND BORN ON MAY 8 1753 AND DIED DECEMBER 1784 IN BOSTON MASSACHUSSETS. SHE WAS PURCHASED BY THE WEATLY FAMILY OF BOSTON WHO TOUGHT HER HOW TO RAED AND WRITE