Gabriel Prosser's conspiracy
Time & Place: August-September 1800, Richmond, Virginia.
Black participants: 40.*
Armed blacks: 0.
White casualties: 0.
End result: Plot uncovered before carried out; 35 conspirators were executed, including leader Gabriel Prosser; 4 escaped, 1 suicided.
|*1000 slaves were rumored to be in on the plot, but ultimately only 40 conspirators were found and charged.|
|Sources: Aptheker 219-22.|