George Pleasant Hobbs, Elizabeth Hobbs Keckly’s father, is forced to move with his enslaver to Tennessee.

George Pleasant Hobbs, Elizabeth Hobbs Keckly’s father, is forced to move with his enslaver to Tennessee. Keckly and her mother, Agnes Hobbs, remain in bondage in Virginia with their owner, Armistead Burwell, and his wife, Mary Burwell. Neither Keckly nor her mother see him again.

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