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Sapelo island and st simons island were very isolated, which allowed both men and other muslim slaves to freely adhere to their islamic faith, as well as other traditions from their ancestral home both sapelo and st simons are part of the gullah-geechee heritage corridor. Cornelia bailey is one of a last generation of african-americans born, raised, and schooled on sapelo island cornelia was the descendent of a muslim slave named.
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