SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) – Dandy Stewart, was an engineer and blacksmith, who lived on Butler’s Island throughout the Reconstruction and post-Reconstruction periods.

He was elected to the McIntosh County Board of Commissioners in 1878.

In addition, Stewart served as Coroner for McIntosh County.

His son Dandy Stewart Jr., a farmer, would be a political leader, also.

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