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who became George Washington's valet and fought in the American Revolution alongside him.
who escaped from Washington's Philadelphia household—only to be tracked down by the president's men.
who survived the devastation of Yorktown before returning to Thomas Jefferson's Monticello.
who was present at the burning of James Madison's White House during the War of 1812.
who was born into slavery at Andrew Jackson's Hermitage, survived the Civil War, and lived at the plantation into the 20th century.