Facts that I found to be different and enjoyable.
Benjamin Rush Adams:
- first family member outside of slavery
- Figure head of the Prince Hall Masons
- Ran first black newspaper in Jasper, Texas
- Chef in Texas
- Owned restaurant in Hinderson, Texas
- Owned 50+ acres of land as well as his own home
Susan Victoria Ramos:
- Born in Mexico, fled to the United States at 17 years old.
- International reading specialist
- Teacher of the year 1996