Jupiter Hammon: New Research Reveals His Family Tree

Newly published research by Charla E.Bolton and Reginald H. Metcalf, Jr. reveals the family tree of one of the most elusive figures in American literary history, Jupiter Hammon. This American poet was the slave of the Lloyd family of Long Island in the 18th century, and you can read this exciting new research about him in the online journal, Long Island History Journal:
The Migration of Jupiter Hammon and His Family: From Slavery to Freedom and its Consequences