"Barzillai Lew, a distinguished American Revolutionary War Hero, was a free born black man from Groton, MA born in 1743 to...

What is the "size" of Cape Verde History?

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"Barzillai Lew, a distinguished American Revolutionary War Hero, was a free born black man from Groton, MA born in 1743 to a “mulatto” slave owned by Capt. Samuel Scripture, named Margaret Lew, native of Cabo Verde.
Margaret married Primus in 1742 and had two sons and two daughters, Barzillai being the oldest.
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Not only that…. Duke Ellington dedicated a composition to him called “Barzillai Lew”.

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And i went after the song, here it is!!!

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