Free Born: 350 Years of Eastern Shore African American History, The Adams/Beckett Family


The is a story of remarkable men and women who came out of bondage on the Eastern Shore of VA and MD. In researching his family history, the author discovered many African American families whose freedom had been established from the first or second generation after arrival-families that had lived and worked in America for over 200 years BEFORE the Civil War.


William Crawford Samuel Adams


2000, 5½x8½, paper, index, 150 pp.

ISBN: 9780788416255