"This is how I want to be remembered. I wanted to be a free man and my freedom should make other men free too."

Rosa Parks

"A true apostle of the nonviolent movement."

John Conyer (Democratic Party)
* 4. February 1913 in Tuskegee
† 24. October 2005 in Detroit

Father

James McCauley

Mother

Leona McCauley

* 1888
† 1979
Partner

Raymond Parks

* 12. February 1903 Wedowee
† 19. August 1977 Detroit
Siblings

Sylvester McCauley

* 20. August 1915
† November 1977

Place of the fight for human rights: Montgomery, Detroit
Area Type From To Location
School Highschool Montgomery
Profession, Activities Seamstress

Location:
Reason for entry:
Function / Activity:
  • Personality
  • Family environment
  • Political attitude
  • Volunteering
  • Education
  • Solidarity

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