Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Edisto Island” in chapter 8 of Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War.:

...their families to seek the protection of the Union flag. A large number of them congregated at Hilton Head, and about a thousand picked up by the vessels of war were located on the southeast end of Edisto Island , where a gunboat was stationed for their maintenance and protection. Most of these negroes were given employment and served the Union during the remainder of the war. Others found homes on the sea ...

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Edisto Island (South Carolina, United States) 161 4 17 0 0 user votes
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