Ashanti Barorem was a 1870's psychic medium, a very famous woman who traveled america doing shows and psychic readings.
Ashanti was born, then adopted and raised by her blind grandmother. her mother died when ashanti was at the age of 4 months. She led a normal life up until the age of eight, when she met an egyptian man who was her spirit guide, Her guide taught her the language of Ashamaic, an ancient and forgotten language.
Ashanti fell in love with the language and was soon teaching a small community of her folowers the language. And it spread.