14.4 I&D - he had a chance to revolt and him and 35 other slaves were executed d Nat Turner He was a black preacher in Southampton County

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Roy Lan #6 KTH 11/3/08 Chapter 14 Section 4 1. Identify a. Norbert Rillieux- He was an African American that invented an invention that revolutionized the way sugar was processed. They used to have a way of processing sugar in the way that they had to carry hot boiling water over to another canister of some sort but his way cooked the sugar in low pressure and also came out with a better product as well. b. Henry Blair- He was yet another African American that invented an invention, but in his case patented a seed planter c. Denmark Vesey- He was an African American that had an idea to revolt against his owners and the government and was betrayed before
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Unformatted text preview: he had a chance to revolt and him and 35 other slaves were executed. d. Nat Turner- He was a black preacher in Southampton County, Virginia that led a revolt against his owners and the “white people” and killed 57 white people and was later killed. He thought that it was his mission to kill the white people. 2. Define a. Cottonocracy- These people were people who owned more than 50 slaves. b. Slave Codes- These were laws that kept slaves from rebelling or leaving c. Extended Family- This was a family that was enslaved and worked together formed by Grandparents, Aunts and Uncles, Brothers and Sisters, and Parents....
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