Harriet Tubman was born in 1820 in Dorchester County ,MD to Rit and Ben as Araminta Ross.She grew up a slave .She had 8 siblings but they got split up.
Growing up a slave,she did not get an education and had to work for white families.If she did something wrong,she would get punished .She got sick of it so she made an escape plan called "The Underground Railroad".
Her escape plan worked.She went back to help more slaves escape to the North.
After helping over 300 slaves escape the Civil War started.Harriet worked as a spy and helped recruit former slaves.
After a long fight to end slavery,Harriet died on March 10,1913 in Auburn,NY after suffering from pneumonia.She was truly a brave soul and fought for her life to be free.
The end of The Life Of Harriet Tubman By Ariana Schaffer (7th grade West Middle School) 7/6/18