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Lecture – 1910

The Jackson Herald, 27th October, 1910 p1

Old bracelets  Photo: André Karwath (aka) Wikimedia Commons

Old bracelets
Photo: André Karwath (aka)
Wikimedia Commons

Irish Slave Traffic (abridged)

For the next three Sundays at Robert schoolhouse Father Collins will lecture on ‘Irish Slaves and their Descendants.’

Over 6000 children of Catholic Irish were transported to the West Indies, to Carolina and Georgia, and raised as strangers to all they believed or knew. Over 100,000 adults were transported to Virginia and Kentucky where they were sold as slaves.

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