- Cris·pus [kris-puh s] /ˈkrɪs pəs/, 1723?–70, American patriot, probably a fugitive slave, killed in the Boston Massacre.
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Attucks fell, his face to the foe, with two bullets in his breast.
From time to time Attucks' voice could be heard urging his companions on.
And the people did not agree with John Adams that Attucks led "a motley rabble," but a band of patriots.History of the Negro Race in America From 1619 to 1880. Vol 1
George W. Williams
A military company was formed, bearing the name of Attucks Guards.History of the Negro Race in America from 1619 to 1880. Vol. 2 (of 2)
George Washington Williams
Attucks was born not a great way from Boston, at Farmingham, where his brothers and sisters lived for a long time.