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Where and/or how did Sojourner Truth and Robert - Last Name Unknown meet?
Around 1815, Truth met and fell in love with a slave named Robert from a neighboring farm.
Why did Sojourner Truth and Robert - Last Name Unknown break up?
Robert's owner (Catlin) forbade the relationship; he did not want his slave to have children with a slave he did not own, because he would not own the children. Robert was savagely beaten and Truth never saw him again. Later, he died from the previous injuries.
Other Relationship Information about Sojourner Truth and Robert - Last Name Unknown:
Their son, Thomas, died shortly after birth.