Indentured Servants - The McDuffee Family Arrives in Virginia!!
Updated: 2/15/2021
Indentured Servants - The McDuffee Family Arrives in Virginia!!

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  • We've finally arrived from England. This land looks beautiful
  • Two years Brody. We have to work in the fields to pay off the boat ride to the new world.
  • Mom, how long until we are free?
  • Who are they?
  • They came from Africa against there will to work in the fields.
  • I will be done harvesting this tobacco when I turn 14. How old will you be?
  • Brody, I am a slave. I will never be free and will always work in the field.
  • I want to know how to read. Why can't I go to this school?
  • Brody, schools are too far away. Mom will teach you to read and write after our work is complete.
  • It was nice of the plantation owner to give us this small house. I can't wait until we are free to live in a bigger home!
  • Zzzz....I hope one day everyone will be treated equally and have the same rights....Zzzz
  • We Voted!