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Bazabeel Norman
Born (1760-07-12)July 12, 1760
Frederick, Maryland
Died July 17, 1830(1830-07-17) (aged 70)
Roxbury Township, Ohio
Nationality American
Other names Bazael, Bazil, Basil
Ethnicity multiracial (African/Scottish)
Occupation soldier
Spouse(s) Fortune Stevens
Children Rebecca, Aquilla, Bazael, James, Joseph

Bazabeel Norman, also known variously as Basil, Bazil and Bazael, among other variants, was a free mulatto Revolutionary War soldier,[1] and the second black landowner in the state of Ohio.[2] His direct descendent Major Henry A. Norman was a Tuskegee Airman who fought in World War II.[3]

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