Most of the slaves in North America were the Irish ;Tele do you think we are all thick? Jews were heavily involved in the slave trade. In fact it was a Jewish speciality.
So-called Indentured Slaves ;
Person broken into this existence remained indentured all their life ;
If only because they were now suffering from institutionalized condition.
Press-ganged cannon fodder for :
Britain's side, & the opposing Settlers in their war upon each other which we know as the USA War of Independence.
Union / Abraham Lincoln side in USA Civil War
Confederate side in USA Civil War
From Britain's very earliest colonization of North America & Caribbean, they earmarked the Irish as their slaves.
Eventually, they copied the Dutch, & Portuguese, & Spanish by taking Slaves from Africa.
Only 5 % of Black Slaves went to North America
95 % went to :