Place:Pin Point, Chatham, Georgia, United States


NamePin Point
Coordinates31.953°N 81.092°W
Located inChatham, Georgia, United States
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Pin Point is an unincorporated community in Chatham County, Georgia, United States; it is located southeast of Savannah. Pin Point is part of the Savannah Metropolitan Statistical Area.

The town is best known as the birthplace of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas on June 23, 1948.

A rural settlement founded by freed slaves after the American Civil War, Pin Point is wide and long.

Pin Point is a small, predominantly African American community that has a well-established group of Gullah speakers.

Pin Point Heritage Museum was once the Varn and Sons Oyster Canning Factory and offers guests the chance to experience the Gullah/Geechee way of life from religion, to foodways, to the fascinating history.

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