Beginning Date
Friday, November 23, 1849
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On Friday night, November 23, 1849, eight enslaved people escaped from Jefferson county, Virginia. The next night, six freedom seekers left the farms and residences of four different enslavers near Martinsburg, Virginia. 

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Two groups escaped, including eight from Jefferson County and six from Martinsburg the next night