(c. 1751-1816)

Occupation: Soldier and Slave

Class: Lower Sort

Political Scale: Patriot (8)

OSH Clearance? No Admittance

You are a slave forced to fight in a Patriot militia on behalf of your master. Was the army your ticket to freedom?

You are the slave of Joseph Fitch.

  • In 1775, you serve in the Battle of Bunker Hill on the Patriot side, as a substitute for Fitch.
  • When Fitch refuses to give you any of the money you earned as a soldier, you escape and enlist in the Continental Army.
  • By 1779 you live as a free man.

Social Network:

  • Maria Hartwell (wife)
  • Joseph Fitch (Master)
  • Joseph Hartwell (former owner)