When kin of slaves and owner meet

May 20, 2010

the “linked descendants” family story of CTTT members Betty Kilby Baldwin and Phoebe Kilby

“Betty Kilby was gripped with apprehension. Descendants of the white family that enslaved her kin were coming to dinner. She scrolled through a mental Rolodex of relatives who might flip out. Her brothers had already asked her: Why would you want to meet the family of those who held our loved ones in bondage?”

To read the rest of this article, go to: When kin of slaves and owner meet, by Wayne Drash, CNN

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