SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) — During the war of 1812, Africans from Camden and Glenn counties left the Georgia mainland and went to Cumberland Island.

There they created a Black republic which remained in place until the British evacuation of the Georgia coast.

The Africans on Cumberland were later resettled inTrinidad.

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