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    SOJOURNER TRUTH'S AGE.   Table of Contents     EXTENT OF HER LABORS.

Truth, Sojourner
Narrative of Sojourner Truth

- PART SECOND. -- "BOOK OF LIFE."
- HER PARENTAGE.


HER PARENTAGE.


Mrs. Stowe was mistaken in regard to Sojourner's ancestry. Her mother's parents came from the Coast of Guinea, but her paternal grandmother was a Mohawk squaw. The "whoop" Sojourner gave in the horse-car at Washington was probably a legacy from her Mohawk ancestor.


    SOJOURNER TRUTH'S AGE.   Table of Contents     EXTENT OF HER LABORS.