​-        Enslaved African American who led a rebellion of slaves and free Blacks.

-        Nicknamed “The Prophet”

-        He was a Christian preacher that traveled from plantation to plantation ministering to the so-called slaves about the Word of God.

-        He said God spoke to him and told him to lead a revolt and to kill his oppressors.

-        He used his preacher network to build his rebellion for freedom.

-        His fight for freedom killed 55 white supremacists