Charles Perkins Timeline

Events

Birth of Harriet Tubman (Araminta Ross)

1822

Harriet was a slave herself in Maryland for Philadelphia who then escaped becoming an American abolitionist. She escaped from slavery, along with her brother.

1849

Conductor on the Underground Railroad. She helped her family and hundreds of other families who were slaves escape to freedom through an Underground Railroad. Over a decade, she took 19 trips back to

1850

Travels back to railroads to retrieve her husband. Although he did not want to leave.

1851

Reroutes the Underground Railroad to travels to Canada with 11 fugitive slaves.

1851

Harriet returns again to saves her brother, Moses from slavery.

1852