Sandfly in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 2003 by Georgia Historical Society , Sandfly Community Betterment Assc., Inc. (Marker Number 25-17.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 31° 59.389′ N, 81° 4.556′ W. Marker is in Sandfly, Georgia, in Chatham County. Marker is on Skidaway Road near Montgomery Cross Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Savannah GA 31406, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Isle of Hope (approx. 0.6 miles away); Isle of Hope Methodist Church (approx. 1.1 miles away); a different marker also named Isle of Hope (approx. 1.2 miles away); Mercer Auto Camp (approx. 1.3 miles away); Noble Jonesí “Wormslow” (approx. 1.6 miles away); Bethesda (approx. 2.4 miles away); Haven Home Industrial Training School (approx. 2.4 miles away); Brick Pillar (approx. 2.4 miles away).
Also see . . . A New Landscape for Freed Slaves: The Example of Sandfly, Georgia. Georgia Historical Society (Submitted on January 27, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Categories. • African Americans • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 27, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,442 times since then and 22 times this year. Last updated on October 21, 2015, by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, Georgia. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 27, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.