Person:Solomon Northup (1)

Solomon Northup
  1. Joseph Northupbef 1808 -
  2. Solomon Northup1808 - 1857
m. 25 Dec 1829
  1. Alonzo Northupabt 1829 -
  2. Elizabeth Northup
  3. Margaret Northup1833 -
Facts and Events
Name Solomon Northup
Gender Male
Birth[3][4] Jul 1808 Minerva, Essex, New York, United States
Marriage 25 Dec 1829 Hebron, Washington, New York, United StatesFort Edward by Timothy Eddy, Esq., magistrate
to Anne Hampton
Census[2] 1830 Kingsbury, Washington, New York, United States
Census[1] 1840 Saratoga Springs, Saratoga, New York, United States
Other[4] 1841 Washington, New York, United StatesKidnapped
Other[4] Jan 1853 Red River, Louisiana, United StatesRescued
Occupation[4] 1855 Author of "Twelve Years a Slave"
Census 1855 Queensbury, Warren, New York, United Stateswith Anne Hampton
Death[3] 1857
  1. Saratoga, New York, United States. 1840 U.S. Census Population Schedule: Sixth Census of the United States, NARA Microfilm Publication M704. (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration).
  2. Washington, New York, United States. 1830 U.S. Census Population Schedule.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Solomon Northup, in Find A Grave.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 Northup, Solomon. Twelve Years a Slave: Narrative of Solomon Northup, a Citizen of New York, Kidnapped in Washington City in 1841, and Rescued in 1853, from a cotton plantation near the Red River, in Louisiana..