He was a crafty man, and resorted to many means to accomplish his purposes.
Sometimes he had stormy, terrific ways, that made his victims tremble; sometimes he assumed a gentleness that he thought must surely subdue.
Where imported Africans dominated a local slave society, slave women simply did not give birth to the numbers of children necessary to maintain, still less to increase, the local slave population." The death-rate amongst slaves was high.
To replace their losses, plantation owners encouraged the slaves to have children.
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Of the two, I preferred his stormy moods, although they left me trembling." Several of the young slaves gave into his demands.
Harriet points out in her autobiography: "My master was, to my knowledge, the father of eleven slaves." Olaudah Equiano was a slave who witnessed the rapes of slave women: "While I was thus employed by my master, I was often a witness to cruelties of every kind, which were exercised on my unhappy fellow slaves.
Child-bearing started around the age of thirteen, and by twenty the women slaves would be expected to have four or five children.
To encourage child-bearing some population owners promised women slaves their freedom after they had produced fifteen children.