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Sr. Bridget Bearss (upper right corner) shares an image and bio of Eliza "Liza" Nebbit, one of the people her congregation, the Religious of the Sacred Heart, enslaved in the 1800s. Nebbit, who is thought to have been born in Kentucky, was between the ages of 7 and 10 when Bishop Louis Dubourg gave her to the congregation at Florissant, Missouri, circa 1819. (NCR Screenshot)
Sr. Bridget Bearss (upper right corner) shares an image and bio of Eliza "Liza" Nebbit, one of the people her congregation, the Religious of the Sacred Heart, enslaved in the 1800s. Nebbit, who is thought to have been born in Kentucky, was between the age