Cornelius, Danish Virgin Islands, mid-18th century
Detail of oil painting (courtesy of Jon Sensbach) held by the Moravian Archives (Unity Archives [Archiv der Bruder-Unitat]), Herrnhut, Germany). Cornelius was born in the Danish Virgin Islands of African parents. He ultimately became a Moravian and a prominent elder
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