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Priscilla "Mother" Baltimore
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Birth: May 13, 1801
Death: Nov. 28, 1882

Born into slavery, Mrs. Baltimore bought not only her own freedom but also the freedom of her mother and her husband. A Methodist preacher, she later led eleven families across the Mississippi River from St. Louis and founded Freedom Village (now known as Brooklyn, Illinois). It is the oldest Black incorporated town in America. 
 
Burial:
Bellefontaine Cemetery
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA
Plot: Public Lot 01
 
Created by: Connie Nisinger
Record added: Jun 17, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71541388
Priscilla Mother Baltimore
Added by: Connie Nisinger
 
Priscilla Mother Baltimore
Added by: Connie Nisinger
 
Priscilla Mother Baltimore
Added by: Connie Nisinger
 
 
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