Free people of color usually became affluent farmers in their own right mostly in Louisiana. They usually succeeded in the jobs they did not want to do.
Many free people of color in the northern cities, lived in deplorable place often cellars and attics.
African-American churches in New York and Philadelphia were regularly vandalized. Most mobs aimed at the northern cities.
Thomy Lafon amassed the greatest fortune of all. He earned half a million dollars through brokering. That was the main way that most Free People of Color made money.
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