Tristan Lucas Tripp/U.S. History 5/27/16 Culper, Samuel Culper Abraham Woodhull was born in Setauket, Long Island, New York, in 1750. During the American Revolution, he became a member of the Culper Spy Ring, which provide George Washington with invaluable information that helped Washington make key battle moves. Woodhull’s normal life saw him as a farmer. Growing up in Setauket, Long Island you’d think that he lived the obtuse life of a normal farmer.
Voices of the American Civil War: Nat Turner Zoe Kolat Nat Turner was a very driven, religious, and rebellious man. He was born into slavery in the hands of Benjamin Turner who owned and lived on a plantation in Southampton, Virginia. He was born on October 2nd, 1800 to his mother Nancy (we have no information concerning his biological father). Benjamin took great care of Nat, and cared about him deeply, he even instructed him to be properly educated at a young age.
Imagine finding a ransom note one day, telling you your son was taken and you must follow the directions given to get him back. Sadly, that is exactly what happened to Jacob Franks and Flora Franks. Murder has always been a big issue in big cities like Chicago. People are shot or stabbed in the heat of the moment, but not as common is a planned murder. There are many different reasons people kill other people, greed, anger, drugs, revenge, even self-defense, but the reason Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb killed Bobby Franks was for a completely different reason; to see if they could get away with it.
Farrow was the niece of Frederick Douglass, an African-American social reformer and abolitionist who pastored a small, holiness church in Houston, Texas. Farrow had been born into slavery in Norfolk, Virginia. Charles Parham was holding meetings in Houston and invited Farrow to be the governess for his children while the Parham family went to Kansas for two months in the summer. She asked William Seymour to lead the church while she was gone. When she returned to Houston, she had received the Baptism of the Holy Spirit and was speaking in tongues.
“It must have been someone cold-blooded” said Ed Gein as he was in jail, speaking about the murders he was being convicted of. Thanks to this quote, Alfred Hitchcock took interest in Ed’s life story and the murders he committed.. The deranged Edward Theodore Gein paved a path for the scariest horror film in 1960 to make history in the film industry and become the most memorable film in Cinema history. Edward Theodore Gein was born on August 27, 1906, in La Crosse Wisconsin. He was the son of an alcoholic father and an overly religious mother.
Recipient of a 5 Star review from Reader 's Favorite In this gripping demon hunter thriller, we see that demons are real and they like the souls of babies and unborn children alike. Father Gunter is a demon’s worst nightmare. But even he will need help to destroy the demon that is killing the babies of Bucktown, a small farming community. Help does come, but from a very unlikely, and unexpected, source.
October 22, 1989, would be a day that Minnesotans would never forget. Eleven year old Jacob Wetterling was kidnapped from a rural Minnesota town. Jacob was never to be seen alive again. His mother, Patty Wetterling, never stopped looking for her son. She spent twenty seven years with her front porch light on waiting for him to come home, she never changed her phone number incase one day he would call, and never left the small town that Jacob knew as home.
Edsel Bryant Ford (November 6, 1893 – May 26, 1943) was the son of Clara Jane Bryant Ford .... Two of the three high schools in Dearborn are named after Edsel Ford: Edsel Ford High School and ... Jensen 's landscape elements, with the diversity of tree, plant, and animal life, combine aesthetics, history, and
My best friends are two of the funniest people I know one of my friends is Drake Steinbrock I known Drake Steinbrock ever since I came to Clifton-Clyde he’s always been a really funny person whenever you're mad he will make you laugh he has always been one of my best friends. As we grew up I always known drake as a really athletic person ever since Drake and I started to play football way back in Youth NCK football, but when middle school football it was way more competitive which is how Drake was he was always one of the fastest kids in the whole school. Which leads me to how athletic he was in track Drake and I did the hurdles and he was always pushing himself to do better which kinda caught onto me he’s also the reason why I do good in
Nicholas Blunk was born on November 3rd, 2000 in Toledo, Ohio. He has lived in Toledo his whole life, with his three brothers, four sisters mom, dad, fish, frog, and their cat, Molly. He hopes to become the best person he can be and set the best image for himself and he strives for that throughout his life. Nick is surrounded by his loving family at all times, whether it be his grandmother, his uncle and aunt, his parents, or his siblings.