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His Chosen Master

Time
11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Location
Mary Stith House
Admission
Colonial Williamsburg Admission Required
Ticketing
No Event Ticket Required

When Lt. Gov. Francis Fauquier died in 1768, his will gave his slaves the right to choose their new masters. Learn why Bristol chose Thomas Everard. Discover more about the mindset of the people given a choice of master in a society where they had very few rights.

Upcoming Dates

11:30 am – 12:00 pm
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12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
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12:00 pm – 1:00 pm