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Anti-slavery activist Frederick Douglass in US census records

Douglass was born as slave Frederick Baily  in February 1818 on Holmes Hill Farm, near the town of Easton on Maryland's Eastern Shore

  • 1850 - Living in Rochester, New York
  • 1860 - Living in Rochester, New York
  • 1870 - Living in Rochester, New York
  • 1880 - Living in Washington, DC and listed as a US marshall.

Frederick Douglass died in Washington, DC in 1895.
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