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Savannah, GA  ANCESTRY & FAMILY HISTORY
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Savannah historic map - Savannah, GA, as it stood in 1734
Savannah, GA, as it stood in 1734

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Savannah is in Chatham County. The county seat is Savannah.

Major ancestry groups reported by Savannah residents include:

· Black or African American - 57%
· Irish - 7%
· English - 7%
· German - 6%
· Scottish - 2%
· Subsaharan African - 2%
· African - 2%
· Italian - 2%
· French (except Basque) - 2%
· Scotch-Irish - 1%
· Polish - 1%
· Mexican - 1%
· European - 1%
· Puerto Rican - 1%
· Dutch - 1%
· West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) - 1%

Former names for Savannah include:
· Savannah Town

For more detail about place names in the Savannah area, consult Georgia Place-Names, Kenneth K. Krakow
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Libraries in Savannah include Bull Street, Carnegie, Forest City, Hitch, Islands Branch, Kayton, Ogeechee, Oglethorpe Mall, Ola Wyeth, Port City Branch Library ... More libraries

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