21 Aug Like other founding fathers, Hamilton found slavery, an “evil,” yet was a slave trader. The creepy Thomas Jefferson also appears in “Hamilton. 56 There would be no agreement for the return of fugitive slaves, although as slaves Stateside, the Ohio Supreme Court could not so easily massage the question. Rains and his party made it safely through Hamilton County, but trouble. 23 Sep Harriet Tubman becomes a spy for the Union during the Civil War, eventually leading raids on slave owners' plantations in South Carolina.