BORN

c. 1797
Ulster County, New York

DIED

November 26, 1883

Isabella “Sojourner Truth” Baumfree

Abolitionist, Evangelist, Women’s Rights Activist, Former-Slave

That little man in black there, he says women can’t have as much rights as men ’cause Christ wasn’t a woman! Where did your Christ come from? Where did your Christ come from? From God and a woman! Man had nothing to do with Him.

—Isabella “Sojourner Truth” Baumfree

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