Dred Scott was a slave owned by Dr. John Emerson
Dr. Emerson was in the military so he and Scott traveled a lot.
Dr. Emerson and Dred Scott met and married their wives Irene Sanford and Harriet Robinson
Dr. Dmerson passed away and Dred and his wife were left to Mrs. Emerson and were kept and treated like real slaves
Dred tried to arrange for his freedom by taking his case to court and it got as far as to the Supreme Court.
Dred Scott and his wife ended up losing his battle of freedom in the Supreme Court case
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