Isom

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Display Name: 
Isom
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Isom
AKA: 
Isom Strother
Race: 
Black
Gender: 
Male
Class: 
Free Black
Rank: 
Minor
Vitality: 
Alive
Family: 
Strother
Occupation: 
Domestic Service
Specific Job: 
Chauffeur
Origin: 
Yoknapatawpha
Biography: 

Not called by his name until the second time he appears in Sanctuary, Isom (or "the negro driver," as he is referred to at first, 110) is the youngest member of the family that has served the Sartoris family since slavery days. In Flags in the Dust his character is much more fully developed; in Sanctuary he is in fact just "the negro driver."

Individual or Group: 
Individual
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Family: 
StrothersInSY

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