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Rev Josiah Henson

Rev Josiah Henson

Birth
Charles County, Maryland, USA
Death 5 May 1883 (aged 93)
Dresden, Chatham-Kent Municipality, Ontario, Canada
Burial Dresden, Chatham-Kent Municipality, Ontario, Canada
Memorial ID 2362 · View Source
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Literary Figure. He was the inspiration for Harriet Beecher Stowe's 'Uncle Tom' in the work "Uncle Tom's Cabin".


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 1 Jan 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 2362
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Rev Josiah Henson (15 Jun 1789–5 May 1883), Find A Grave Memorial no. 2362, citing Uncle Tom's Cabin Historic Site, Dresden, Chatham-Kent Municipality, Ontario, Canada ; Maintained by Find A Grave .