John Brown

By: Jaden Grace and AJ Savage


John Brown was born on May 9th,1800 in Torrington, Connecticut. He was a radical abolitionist who believed in the violent overthrow of the slavery system. His last raid was on October 16,1859 on Harper ferry. During the raid of Harper ferry he was captured and later hanged on December 2nd, 1859.

Tactics used by John Brown

John Brown was a radical abolitionist that believed in the violent over throw of the slavery system. During the bleeding Kansas conflicts brown and his sons led attacks on pro-slavery residents.

Obstacles Faced

Even using all his effort he still fell short of his attempts to end slavery and to raid Harper's ferry.