200000 blacks and 10000 molatto 1798 (2)

200000 blacks and 10000 molatto 1798 (2) - Alexandre...

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13:29 200000 blacks and 10000 molatto 1798-1800 lost their lives Jacques Dessalines renamed himself Emperor Jacques I  1804-1806 Dessalines is assonated in 1806  succeeded by Henry Christophe (1807-1820) march 28,1811 declares himself  king of Haiti (northern Haiti) Adre Petion – south  Haiti is divided  Christophe founded many schools (medical and the arts) Reduce Haiti dependence on outside countries. No one is recognizing Haiti Expands  In 1820 Christophe shoots himself after his paralyzing stroke (july 1820)
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Unformatted text preview: Alexandre Petion (1807-1818) Made himself president for life Died in 1818 Succeeded by Jean-Pierre Boyer Jean-Pierre Boyer (1818-1843) Reestablished the north and south of Haiti Became a country of small crops Reoccupied Saint Domigue Gets France to recognize Haiti’s independence Purchases Haiti for 150million franks Then reduced to 60 million franks Then takes out loans They still owe France money to this day. 13:29 13:29...
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