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A Brief History Of Sara Forbes Bonett – The Yoruba Slave Who Became Queen Victoria’s God Daughter

She became an orphan after her village, Oke-adan, was attacked by King Gezo of Dahomey, the most notorious slave trading monarch in West Africa in the early 19th century. According to history, she would be a present from the King of the Blacks to the Queen of the Whites. The post A Brief History Of Sara Forbes Bonett – The Yoruba Slave Who Became Queen Victoria’s God Daughter appeared first on Woman.NG.
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Added October 12, 2017
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