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Hall, Williamlocked

(1827–1904)
  • James W. Bancroft

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Hall, William (1827–1904), sailor, was born on 28 April 1827 at Horton's Bluff, Nova Scotia. He was the son of slaves who were being transported from west Africa to America when they were intercepted by a British warship during the Anglo-American War of 1812–14 and liberated at ...

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