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Levin and Charity Still were born into slavery in the state of Maryland. They had four children by the time, Levin earned enough extra money to buy himself out of slavery. He went to Southern New Jersey, where he had relatives. His plan was to earn enough money to go back and buy Charity and his children.
Charity could not wait that long and attempted to escape with her two daughter and decided to leve their two sons. They were less likely to be raped and abused by their master. .Against all odds, she made it and changed her name to Sydney to be harder for the slave catchers to find her