Harriet Tubman

Harriet Tubman was born on March 10, 1913

Harriet Tubman's Early Life

  1. she was born a slave in Dorchester County, Maryland
  2. she was beat and whipped by different slave owners in her childhood
  3. as a child, Tubman worked at a home of a planter named James Cook


  1. Harriet Tubman was beaten and whipped by many slave owners
  2. she was hit buy a heavy weight on her head
  3. her injury caused a disabling epileptic seizures

Harriet Tubman's escape

  1. Harriet Tubman and her brothers escaped from slaver in September 17, 1849
  2. Harriet Tubman had to travel at night only so she wouldn't get caught
  3. she described her routes because other fugitive slaves used them to