John’s Island

After Captain John Gascoigne bought Hog Island in 1729 from the Bayley heirs, it was known as John’s Island until acquired by Captain John Talbird in the Revolutionary era.

Peeples, An Index to Hilton Head Island Names (Before the Contemporary Development), p. 23

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