Terry Franklin Interviewed on Are You Hiring? Podcast Discussing “The Last Will of Lucy Sutton”
Partner Terry Franklin was a guest on the podcast Are You Hiring?, discussing authoring a memoir about the legacy of his ancestors and how he is “bending the arc of history towards justice.” Franklin’s fourth great-grandmother, Lucy Sutton, was a slave, and his fourth great-grandfather was Lucy’s slave owner, who, on his deathbed, tried to emancipate Lucy, his life partner and mother of his children, through his will. It is a personal tale of family, love and perseverance.
Listen to the podcast here.
Franklin has shared the “Lucy Sutton” story in dozens of interviews and presentations across the country. Through these talks, Franklin provides insight into his African American heritage and examines related trusts and estates issues.