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His Chosen Master

Time
11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Location
Mary Stith House
Admission
Open to Public
Ticketing
Free 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
Free tickets available only on-site at a Colonial Williamsburg ticket location prior to the event.