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His book was derived partly from research Gray did while Turner was in hiding and partly from jailhouse conversations with Turner before trial.
This work is considered the primary historical document regarding Nat Turner, but some historians believe Gray's portrayal of Turner is inaccurate, which compromises the authenticity of the document.
He initially planned the rebellion to begin on July 4, Independence Day.
Turner postponed it because of illness and to use the delay for additional planning with his co-conspirators.
When found, he was tried, convicted, sentenced to death, and hanged.
Across Virginia and other southern states, state legislators passed new laws to control slaves and free blacks.
On August 7 there was another solar eclipse in which the sun appeared bluish-green, possibly the result of lingering atmospheric debris from an eruption of Mount St. Turner interpreted this as the final signal, and about a week later, on August 21, he began the uprising.
Born into slavery on October 2, 1800, in Southampton County, Virginia, Turner was recorded as "Nat" by Benjamin Turner, the man who held his mother and him as slaves.Hatcher, the former mayor of Gary, Indiana, for the collection of a civil rights museum he planned to build there.In 2016, Hatcher returned the skull to two of Turner's descendants.During the rebellion, Virginia legislators targeted free blacks with a colonization bill, which allocated new funding to remove them, and a police bill that denied free blacks trials by jury and made any free blacks convicted of a crime subject to sale and relocation.The slaves killed approximately sixty white men, women and children.
heard a loud noise in the heavens, and the Spirit instantly appeared to me and said the Serpent was loosened, and Christ had laid down the yoke he had borne for the sins of men, and that I should take it on and fight against the Serpent, for the time was fast approaching when the first should be last and the last should be first.